Sweet red beans soup with rice cake ぜんざい


This sweet soup for winter dessert
Mochi rice cake is quite filling so good before meals

 

Konnyaku Kinpira こんにゃくと黒ゴマきんぴら


Love this taste !!
Great combination of Kinpira and Konnyaku(Yam noodle) with black sesame seed.

Recipe for Kinpira

 

Steamed cake with sweet potatoes さつまいもの蒸しパン



This soft steamed cake is not too sweet.
It's called Imomochi is in Kyushu. My grandma's taste.


Pumpkin and Yam's Soy Soup かぼちゃとヤムのスープ


This is a rich and tangy soup from vegatables.
Western style healthy soup, Easy and good for children

Recipe

Vegetables-Don 野菜のどんぶり



The Japanese DON . They invented many ways to enjoy it.
Here, chicken and vegetables on brown rice making healthy light dish.

Recipe

Soy Sweet  きなことあんこのお餅


The most commonly used ingredients in Japanese desserts:
no dairy foods are used at all


Kakuni 角煮


Nagasaki-style braised pork. 
Unbelievably tender, melt in your mouth Kyushu home cooking.

Recipe

Easy Agedashi-Tofu あげだし豆腐


Healthy. My recipe is Not deep-fry style agedashi tofu

Recipe

Soymilk Banana Muffin 豆乳バナナマフィン


Healthy. Easy. No dairy. No sugar.  Macrobiotics soymilk banana muffin

Recipe

Vietnamese Japanese Noodle Fusion 和風ベトナムヌードル


Great combination of Vietnamese Noodles with Japanese basic Dashi soup - delicious
I like cooking foods from many different cultures
It is a great opportunity to be creative and builds my repatoire of dishes


Brown rice balls 玄米おにぎり


Healthy easy Japanese style Eat by itseif
It is the most nutritious rice which is favored by adults and chilren alike

Recipe

Handmade sweet azuki beans あんこ


Azuki beans are commonly used in traditional Japanese sweet desserts


Sweet azuki beans with rice cake おだんご



 This is a sweet dessert of rice cakes and macha(green tea) rice cakes



Japanese Lunch Plate


Lunch Menu

Brown rice balls 玄米おにぎり
Simmered Kabocha(Pumpkin) かぼちゃの煮物
Burdock kinpira きんぴら
Simmered Kiriboshi-daikon(Dried white radish strips) 干し大根の煮物
Handmade Japanese Pickles おしんこ
Salad サラダ
Pumpkin homestyle miso-soup かぼちゃの味噌汁
Boiled Handmade Dumpring with green onion sauce 手作り水餃子とねぎソース
Sweet soy miso dip 薬味みそ
Sweet black soybeans 黒豆
Organic Ban-cha(Rosted Green tea) 番茶


 

Green onion sauce ねぎソース



This is hands down one of the most delicus sauce I make



With fried snapper                                     With boiled dumpling


Recipe

Tofu Mso Dengaku 豆腐みそ田楽


Tasty, hot grilled tofu with sweet miso sauce
Enjoy the dobble soy taste of tofu and miso together

Recipe

Garlic Miso Dip 薬味みそ


A fresh organic garlic miso dip
We eat it on rice, tofu and  with vegitable stick salad
Easy to cook, Keep cool, Eat soon

Recipe

Japanese style ribs 和風スペアリブ


Japanese style ribs with sweet soysauce for my Father-in-low's birthday dinner



Matsutake Pine Mushroom Rice 松茸ごはん


Local BC pine mushrooms in a traditional Japanese style
It is an incredibley fragrant fresh smell

Recipe

Lunch Box:brown rice rolls 玄米の巻きずし弁当




Yam Roll
Prawn Tempura Roll
Veggi Maki
Pumpkin Roll
Smoke Salmon Roll

Pork Gyoza 焼き餃子



I used Free Range heritage,100% cruely free local pork and local Vegetables

Japanese sweet black soybeans 黒豆




This is a Japanese New Year's traditional osechi cuisine.
Japanses basic sweet taste made from beans.

Recipe

Shrimp Gyoza えび餃子



One of my favorite Chinese dishes is Gyoza.
Gyoza is also famouse in Japanses home cooking.
I always eat handmade Gyoza.  This time I bought some Gyoza wraps ,but if you have a time you can make wraps,too. Not difficult.

Oven cod with sweet miso sauce たらの西京焼き



Recipe

Tofu soboro 豆腐そぼろ