Miso Maple Glazed Salmon Recipe with Rice

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by OriginalJo [/caption] The Rice Bowl is the best of Asian comfort food and this recipe takes Canadian and Japanese flavors and puts them together in this wonderful blend of sweet caramelized maple syrup and savoury umami-rich red miso. Paired...

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Salmon Ochazuke Recipe – Japanese Rice with Green Tea

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by love.jsc [/caption] Ochazuke is a Japanese snack with salmon, rice and green tea. This is a really quick snack if you happen to have leftover rice and a little salmon. This works with canned salmon too. In the grocery store, you can get instant...

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A Japanese Inspired Thanksgiving Meal Recipe

image: korokke In this post, I want to share a Japanese inspired Thanksgiving. When the challenge of a unique and original take on the Thanksgiving feast came knocking on my door, I had to answer the call. It was too good to pass up. It had to incorpora te the traditional flavours of the holidays...

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Japanese Inspired Eggs Benedict

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by lemonfilmblog [/caption] Eggs Benedict is a dish that is the standard fare in any hotel brunch. It can also be done very badly. Overcooked eggs, rubbery English muffin and cold ham can make you dislike them in a hurry. On the other hand, you make...

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Lobster Miso Ramen Recipe

Last week, I made a Southeast Asian lobster roll with a homemade lemongrass dressing. This week, I took some leftover meat from that very lobster to make a quick and very decadent miso ramen. Of course, you can use whatever you have in the fridge for this dish. I like miso for it’s distinct flavor...

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Japanese Oyakodon Recipe

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by avlxyz [/caption] Oyakodon is a great dish that is very easy to put together when you are craving some authentic Japanese food. Oyako means “mother and child” or in this case, the chicken and egg. I have had this dish before working in the restaurant,...

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Chicken Udon Japanese Recipe

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by Yuya Tamai [/caption] Well, today we are going to re-visit that mixture again for another Japanese recipe. This time, we are going to make some Chicken Udon. The beautiful thing about our ‘base’ is that it’s so versatile. So we will be cooking...

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Japanese Hamburg Steak (Hambagu) ハンバーグ Recipe

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by Mike Saechang [/caption] Every once in a while, I have the pleasure of enjoying someone else’s cooking. In this post, I will share with you a simple recipe from my good friend, Kaori, who happens to be a killer cook. Whenever I get the chance...

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Nasu Dengaku (grilled eggplant with sweet miso sauce) Recipe

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by Ewan-M [/caption] Grilled vegetables are a favorite of mine and I have always wanted to try this dish. It’s a very easy Japanese recipe that you are going to love because this sauce can be used on other grilled vegetables as well as tofu....

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Katsu Curry Recipe

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by *_* [/caption] There are 2 things I love when it comes to Japanese comfort food. That’s katsu and curry. Luckily for you, I will show you a recipe that includes both. That’s right, today’s recipe is Katsu Curry! Imagine, the crispy panko...

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