Daily Cooking Quest

Japanese Recipes

Pan Fried Chicken Onion Teriyaki Sauce

If you take classic teriyaki sauce and amp it up with onion and garlic, you get this even more delicious onion teriyaki sauce. Here I pour the sauce over simple…

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Broccolini Sesame Dressing

What is your favorite dressing? Mine must be Japanese sesame dressing (胡麻和え - goma ae). This super easy dressing makes the most humble greens shine through. I…

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Japanese Style Pickled Vegetables

If you love Indonesian pickle, a.k.a. acar, then you are most likely going to love this Japanese style pickled vegetables (和風ピクルス). They are both similar in…

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Orange Hoisin Chicken Stir Fry

Last week I received a question from my reader if there is a way to bake the chicken strips for many of my fried chicken recipes. It got me to thinking, and…

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Japanese Char Siu (Plus Deluxe Shoyu Tamago)

I have been meaning to share this super easy and super delicious Japanese char siu recipe for the longest time. You know why the delay? Because I was super lazy…

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Broiled Spicy Miso Mayo Salmon

Today I have a really quick and healthy salmon dish for you, broiled spicy miso mayo salmon. You will need some salmon fillets (~ 500 gram/1 pound), salt and…

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Dry Hayashi Beef Rice Bowl

Rice bowl is one of the main staple of quick and cheap Japanese lunches, basically the stuff that fuels most Japanese salary man ;) One of my favorite rice bowl…

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Hijiki Tofu Chicken Meatballs

If you are like me, there can never be enough recipes for meatballs. So today I share with you this super easy hijiki tofu chicken meatballs, with easy teriyaki…

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Enoki Crabstick Salad with Wasabi Mayonnaise Dressing

Super easy 15-minutes Japanese salad with crab sticks, enoki mushrooms, scallions, and outrageously delicious yet simple wasabi mayonnaise dressing.

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Enoki Miso Soup

In my house, I prepare miso soup at least once a week. Half of the time, I prepare my super basic miso soup, and half of the time, I prepare something a bit…

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Enoki and Shirataki Stir Fry

This easy enoki shirataki stir fry is a very good Japanese vegetarian dish for those who need some quick filling meal. Shirataki is noodles made from konjac,…

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Mochiko Fried Chicken

I think the world is divided into two camps, the ones who love are in love with fried chicken, and the ones who are absolutely crazy about fried chicken. I am…

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