Daily Cooking Quest

Japanese Recipes

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

My number one favorite Japanese salad is potato salad, the next one is either this enoki crabstick salad with wasabi mayonnaise dressing or sarada no gomae…

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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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Okara Pork Meatballs with Sweet and Sour Sauce

Today I have another great okara recipe for those who make their own soy milk at home, okara pork meatballs with sweet and sour sauce. Okara is the soy bean…

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Okara Tofu Nuggets

Okara is the leftover soy bean pulp from making soy milk, and while this “waste” is usually thrown away, it can be turned into various delicious…

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15 Minutes Mushroom Teriyaki

15 minutes mushroom teriyaki is a perfect choice when you are busy but still want to enjoy a delicious healthy vegan meal with minimal pantry ingredients.

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