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Jajan meat sauce dinner plate

Jajan meat sauce dinner plate

My son loves jajiangmein (rice noodle with meat sauce-ground pork stir-fried with zhajiang, which is salty fermented soybean paste) and his Grandpa brought lot of sauce last weekend!! Thank you Grandpa! I serve this sauce with rice for dinner last night. If you want to cook this meat sauce, here is recipe. Ingredients rice
Takikomi gohan rice ball

Takikomi gohan rice ball

I made my husband’s favorite Takikomi gohan last night. I used this recipe from my favorite blog Just one Cook Book with different mushroom since I cannot get matsutake now. Thank you for great recipe!! I used dried shitake mushroom and shredded carrot and bamboo instead!!) Ingredients
Children's Day salad with Miso ginger dressing

Children’s Day salad with Miso ginger dressing

Happy Children’s day! We had family gathering for my mother-in-law’s birthday yesterday and I make this Children’s day inspired Salad with delicious miso ginger dressing. Here is ginger dressing recipe
Korean Rice Noodle Salad

Korean Rice Noodle Salad

[pinterest] I like to eat cold noodles when weather get warmer like today. This cold noddle makes me appetite even hot and humid summer. I usually add various veggie as much as possible!   Here is recipe and ingredients for noodle.
Miso Chicken Wings

Miso Chicken Wings

[pinterest] I got very fresh and big chicken wings in Korean supermarket and I cooked this Miso flavor chicken wings in last weekend. I baked as usual instead of deep flying and added horse decoration sice year of horse is coming soon!!
Panda bear nabe  (hotpot)

Panda bear nabe (hotpot)

[pinterest] We had another snow storm yesterday and it is really cold here today. When I was in Japan, we often cooked Nabe “Hotpot” at home in cold winter season.  This week is perfect to cook Nabe  and I would like to introduce about this hot pot dish! I saw a adorable shirokuma nabe “polar...
Braised Pork in Jasmine Tea

Braised Pork in Jasmine Tea

[pinterest] I cooked Jasmine Tea Pork (Braised Pork in Jasmine Tea) for New Year’s Day and I would like to share my recipe with you. Recipe is easy and very simple. Just simmer pork for an hour with Jasmine Tea!! After simmering fatty pork long time, you can reduce fat and rid the meat of...
Birthday Sushi Cake

Birthday Sushi Cake

I made sushi cake a while ago for my husband’s birthday dinner but I did not have chance to post it. My husband does not like any sweets, I made this with his favorite ingredients instead of birthday cake!! Sushi cake is easy to make. Here is ingredients I used. Bottom Layer: I mixed the...
Christmas Tree Teriyaki Meatball Salad

Christmas Tree Teriyaki Meatball Salad

[pinterest] There are only 15 days until Christmas!! Do you go to or host a Christmas party? We are planning to host Christmas party this year. This is easy Christmas decoration with meatball and some veggies. I used this meatball recipe (Japanese Tsukune (chicken meat ball) with teriyaki sauce). I used roasted potato, cherry tomato,...
Minion Tofu & Quinoa salad with Minion Cherry tomatoes!!

Minion Tofu & Quinoa salad with Minion Cherry tomatoes!!

[pinterest] This is my lunch today! -Layer Tofu soboro and Quinoa salad. Soboro is generary minced chicken cooked in shoyu, mirin, and sugar but I cooked vegetarian version of soboro with Tofu. I drained firm tofu and place it in frying pan and saute them to remove excess water. Add mashed kabocha squash, rice syrup,...
Tofu and vegetable meatball skewers with Korean BBQ sauce

Tofu and vegetable meatball skewers with Korean BBQ sauce

[pinterest]   I cooked healthy meatball in the weekend for the family. I tried to add Tofu and vegetable that my son does not want to eat into meatball as much as possible. I added ground pork, Chicken, verely, carrot, onion, mushroom and Tofu. Those vegetables are my son does not eat when I serve...
Korean BBQ dinner with Panda riceball

Korean BBQ dinner with Panda riceball

[pinterest] It was really hot and humid yesterday and I cooked Korean BBQ at home. here is the BBQ sauce recipe an how I cooked.