Tag: Japan

14 Japanese omelette: 卵焼き (tamagoyaki)

last recipe from the 'cooking with Keiko-san' collection ^^ Keiko-san! thank you! Tamagoyaki is a type of Japanese omelette, making that is definitely fun! it might not seem easy but believe me, everybody can learn how to make it. INGREDIENTS 3 eggs cold water salt oil HOW TO MAKE? 1. Beat the eggs with salt and ...

8 Japanese side dish: おひたし (ohitashi)

it's been a while, i know. being back in poland it's not an easy thing to do ^^ this time, ohitashi (おひたし). ohitashi means boiled green-leaf vegetables, served usually as a side dish in Japanese cuisine. that's the 3rd recipe from the 'cooking with Keiko-san' collection. easy and delicious. enjoy! INGREDIENTS: 1 package of mizuna ...

7 Japanese dish: 天ぷら (tempura)

it's another dish from the 'cooking with Keiko-san' collection. it seems like it's been forever since we cooked together. I'm back in Poland now, tensai - still in Japan. feels so weird to post on this blog, by myself. consulting only with tensai, on fb. but we're not giving up! in the Internet era, everything ...

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sushi train: the adventures of くら寿司

since the exams and writing end-of-the-semester reports took up all my free time, I had no other choice than introduce some Japanese food which is not made by me. Kura Sushi is a chain sushi restaurant, train-sushi, actually. One of the most popular in Japan. For ¥100 you can have two pieces of sushi. Maybe it's not ...

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Japanese birthday cake ^^

it's my birthday today! wasn't expecting anything until tomorrow morning at least - i started my usual workout with olivia (hardcore cardio+boxing+belly blitz). 5mins after we finished someone suddenly started knocking on my door. like aggressively knocking. - wait! wait! - I said cause I was all sweaty, imagine how sweaty i was after that ...

2 Japanese hot pot: nabe

when it's really cold outside and not much warmer inside your house, there is one perfect thing which can warm you up. nabe - a Japanese 'hot pot' dish. So what do you need to make that heavenly dish? Not much, actually. Nabe is awesome for at least few reasons: it's easy to make, cheap, ...

1½ yaki udon (midnight snack)

An example of the infamous student cooking. From the time I was a student in Japan.

1 Korean dumplings: kimchi mandoo

Probably the best dumplings I've ever had. A must try for everyone who loves kimchi.