The Japanese Doll Festival ( Girls’ Day) is held on March 3. Platforms covered with a red carpet are used to display a set of ornamental dolls ( hina-ningy??) representing the Emperor, Empress, attendants, and musicians in traditional court dress of the Heian period. (from wikipedia). This sushi from my mom in Japan.
Happy New Year! I cooked Japanese / Korean new year dish this year.
I cooked another Sushi ball for my Christmas potluck party. Recipe is here
Sushi Ball (temari sushi) is very simple way to make sushi at home and looks very pretty. As temari means thread balls in Japanese, temarizushi, or temari sushi, are small and ball-shaped sushi. Temari sushi are usually cooked on happy occasions. These are easy to eat sushi and good for parties.
Sam Gye Tang (Korean ginseng chicken soup) is traditionally served in the summer for its supposed nutrients, which replaces those lost through excessive sweating and physical exertion during the hot summers in Korea. My mom always cooked for me this dish whenever I am sick. This is my comfort food and remind me of my […]
I recently found interest for macribiotic diet. The word “macrobiotic” means long life comes from Greek root. Macribiotics are natural approach to health and healing with a low-fat, high fiber diet that is a predominantly vegetarian diet, emphasizing whole grains and vegetables. In addition, the macrobiotic diet is rich in phytoestrogens from soy products. I […]
One day I use cherry tomato instead of tomato to cook caprese, and it turns out good. Everybody like this dish!!
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I cooked this ball shaped sushi for the company potluck lunch party yesterday. This dish looks colorful and gerat for parties!! recipe? It is super simple! just lay down a square of plastic wrap, place your topping in the middle then about 2 tablespoonfuls of sushi rice on top of that. gather the corners of […]