Introduction to a series of in-depth articles on Katsuobushi (鰹節) and Skipjack Tuna (鰹), including how it made and how to freshly shave it.
Stocks form the base flavours of many dishes, from sauces all the way to stews, and are a blank sheet … More
The word koji (Kouji/麹) in Japanese is a general term of a grain that has been inoculated with a species … More
Easily mistaken as Unagi (日本鰻), Anago is another eel commonly eaten in Japan with the main difference being that Anago … More
Ricotta Stuffed Courgette Flower Salad, Botan Shrimp (Botan Ebi/ぼたんえび) and Hazelnuts Courgette flowers start coming into season for a short … More
Japanese Wild Boar Hotpot Wild boar hotpot originated from Tanba Sasayama (丹波篠山市) in Hyogo prefecture (兵庫県) and soon spread around … More
This article has been kindly edited and proofread by Esmé. How and Why to Make Ramen Noodles Alkaline The source of … More