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Okara Tofu Nuggets

Okara Tofu Nuggets

If you make your own soy milk, use the leftover soybean pulp to make okara tofu nuggets. These are not only healthy, they can be made vegan and gluten-free too.

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Korokke (コロッケ) - Japanese Croquette

Korokke (コロッケ) - Japanese Croquette

Learn how to make korokke (Japanese croquettes) at home from scratch. This baked version is a healthier alternative to the usual deep-frying and has less hassle.

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Matcha Pound Cake

Matcha Pound Cake

A very simple and straightforward pound cake recipe with matcha (Japanese green tea powder), without the use of any baking soda and baking powder.

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Simmered Shiitake Mushrooms

Simmered Shiitake Mushrooms

You can make delicious sushi, especially maki and chirasi, at any time if you stock your fridge with simmered shiitake. They are great as noodle topping too.

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Buta Kaku Ni - Japanese Braised Pork Bellies

Buta Kaku Ni - Japanese Braised Pork Bellies

Buta kaku ni is braised pork belly, with a rich soy sauce and dashi-base broth, and melt-in-your-mouth tender. This is Japan's most popular pork belly dish.

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Kabocha Pumpkin Yokan

Kabocha Pumpkin Yokan

This bright orange kabocha yokan is a Japanese treat made with kabocha and agar-agar. This dessert is healthy, quick, easy, vegan-friendly, and gluten-free.

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Tang Zhong Milk Bread

Tang Zhong Milk Bread

Tang zhong is the secret to Asian bakery milk bread that stays soft, moist, fluffy, and fresh for days! Learn how to make this lovely bread with my recipe.

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Japanese Braised Daikon With Miso Sauce

Japanese Braised Daikon With Miso Sauce

Enjoy daikon in winter with this simple and elegant Japanese braised daikon dish, served with a simple miso sauce from red miso, sugar, sake, and mirin.

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Tori Misoyaki Miso Glazed Grilled Chicken

Tori Misoyaki Miso Glazed Grilled Chicken

Tori misoyaki is Japanese grilled chicken with a miso-mirin glaze. Don't forget to prepare the onion miso soy sauce to serve with the grilled chicken.

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Matcha Steamed Buns

Matcha Steamed Buns

Fluffy and soft Japanese matcha steamed buns using rice flour so these steamed buns are gluten-free, on top of being delicious, and also not too sweet.

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Sausage Bread

Sausage Bread

How to bake Chinese bakery style sausage bread with my easy recipe, with detailed step-by-step guide to create the braid shape for the sausage bread.

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Ham and Mayonnaise Bread Rolls

Ham and Mayonnaise Bread Rolls

How to bake Asian bakery style ham and mayonnaise bread with nori seaweed sprinkles, with detailed step-by-step guide to shaping the bread roll.

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