I love to eat this buttery, roasted chestnut cake. It is the perfect breakfast companion with a nice cup of coffee or tea!
Brighten your holiday with this festive sushi idea!! You can use anything for the filling, I chose to use salmon, cream cheese and avocado.
A nice hearty Creamy Potato Miso Soup perfect for dinner or as a side.
This is a quick and easy stir fry than can be made in 10-15 minutes!!
Spice up your holiday feast with extra creamy, rich, wasabi mashed potatoes.
Salmon, miso, creamy?? Simple comfort food!
Umeboshi (Japanese pickled plums) and shiso is a natural and traditional combination in Japan (especially in sushi), but the sauteed onions blended into the mixture give it a new and satisfying depth that permeates the chicken. Wonderful with hot rice, miso soup, and a small flask of chilled sake.
I know that avocados usually don't appear at the top of the list as a dessert item. Don't get me wrong, I love avocados and eat them with salt and pepper or in guacamole. But avocado cheesecake is so refreshing and delightfully rich!!
Aebleskiver - a Danish dessert, like doughnut holes, but sweeter. Cooked in a cast iron pan that resembles an egg poacher. Serve hot with syrup, jam or powdered sugar."
Crispy ginger soy chicken wings - A popular favorite in my household!
To clarify -this Cotton Soft Coconut Japanese Cheesecake is a textural masterpiece.
Yes, those are bold words for a cheesecake, but entirely true. Like the name indicates, it is light and cottony and its sponginess will have you tearing it apart with your bare hands just to examine the beautiful interior. It's a sponge cake-sl...
Three of my perfect ingredients... coconut, azuki beans and mochi! enough said!
I generally like to make everything in my kitchen from scratch, there are some dishes that require a little cheating, like this chicken katsu curry. A few months ago I decided I would like to try and make this from scratch so I did a little research into making the curry base. I quickly learned that this was going to have to be one of the dishes...
This simple and refreshing California Roll Somen Wraps recipe makes the perfect side dish or appetizer for family gatherings and informal parties.
By using some tea, sugar, herbs and aluminum foil, you can imbue some wonderfully aromatic smoke flavor into just about anything without a brigade of fire trucks surrounding your building. A quick sear in the pan after smoking, and I had a perfectly cooked duck breast with crispy skin, and a delicate smoky flavor lac...
This recipe for Coconut Soup with Shrimp is a delicious meal for those cool rainy days. By using lemon grass and kaffir lime leaves really boosts the flavor. But don’t skip this recipe if you can’t find them; just substitute a teaspoon of lime zest. You can easily turn this into a vegetarian dish by substitutin...