Kewpie mayo started trending following Emily Mariko’s viral TikTok video. Here’s where to buy it or how to make it yourself.

The social media site gives a platform to many content creators who want to start the next popular challenge, create a hilarious video or make a food recipe go viral.

TikTok star Emily Mariko went viral after she recently shared a delicious salmon and rice dish which includes Kewpie mayo.

Since the searches for the Japanese mayo went up, we did some digging about it and found where you can purchase it.

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What is Kewpie mayo?

Kewpie mayo is a Japanese mayonnaise that is used as a dipping sauce or topping in Japan.

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The mayo was first introduced in 1925 and has been a popular condiment in Japan ever since.

The Japanese mayo is different than the regular American one as it includes egg yolks instead of whole eggs.

It also contains rice vinegar or apple cider vinegar.

Where to buy Kewpie mayo

Some of you are many TikTok users who watched the viral video of Emily Mariko who uses the Kewpie mayo as a topping to her salmon and rice dish.

For those based in the US, one of the places to find the mayo is on Amazon where 500 grams costs $28.99 (price is accurate at the time of publication).

Walmart sells the same one for only $5.99 but it’s currently out of stock.

UK customers can find Kewpie mayo from Sainbury’s. It costs £4.50 and you can shop it online here.

Emily’s TikTok video is one her most popular ones with 23.4 million views at the time of writing. You can check out her recipe down below.

How to make Kewpie mayo

If you want to have a go and try out making the mayo at home, make sure you have three important ingredients – oil, egg yolk, and rice or apple cider vinegar.

You can find the recipe on Just One Cookbook which includes seven key steps you need to follow if you want to make the perfect Kewpie mayo at home.