Tag: japanese

Onigirazu (Sushi Sandwiches)

Onigirazu (Sushi Sandwiches)

Come on, who doesn’t love sushi? I have made some pretty good rolls before. But whilst I was making my Sushi Salad I thought, let’s make some sandwiches from the leftovers. So here they are: Onigirazu. On YouTube you can find exactly how to “fold” […]

Vegan Ramen Soup with Crumbled Tofu Bites

Vegan Ramen Soup with Crumbled Tofu Bites

OK so obviously we love the Japanese cuisine. We have tried to make a perfect vegan ramen soup (one of my partner’s favourite dishes) … and this one came pretty darn close. Don’t be fooled by the ‘soup’, it’s actually a real filling dish!

Kanzen’na Sushi Rolls

Kanzen’na Sushi Rolls

The secret to great sushi is in the rice. Ask any itamae (sushi shef) and they’ll tell you the same! After some trial and error I think I can say that I have ‘mastered’ a perfect sushi rice. I cannot wait to share this with […]

Okonomiyaki (Japanese Savoury Pancake)

Okonomiyaki (Japanese Savoury Pancake)

To be honest, my boyfriend wanted to make this for dinner. But he never ended up doing it, so I just decided to give it a go. And he wouldn’t change thing, he loved it so much! It’s also great to make a big batch […]

Nasu Dengaku (Miso-glazed Eggplant)

Nasu Dengaku (Miso-glazed Eggplant)

Nasu dengaku is a traditional Japanese dish and pretty easy and quick to make for a weeknight dinner! Serve with a side of steamed rice (I use pre-cooked rice) and edamame beans. If you’d like spice it up, don’t forget the traditional Japanese wasabi paste.