Category: Japanese

Okonomiyaki 17

Okonomiyaki

Okonomiyaki is a Japanese savoury pancake made out of flour and eggs mixed with different meat and vegetable ingredients, the most popular ones are grated yam, aonori (seaweed flakes), katsuobushi (bonito flakes), pickled ginger...

Shabu Shabu 11

Shabu Shabu

Last day of the Raw Meat Week and this time lets go to Japan and have some Shabu-shabu. Shabu-shabu is a Japanese variation of hot pot; usually it is served with thinly sliced raw...

Japanese Braised Pork Belly (Buta no kakuni) 20

Japanese Braised Pork Belly (Buta no kakuni)

Buta no kakuni or Braised Pork Belly is the Japanese counterpart of the Chinese braised belly, it is a pork dish made by slowly braised in a mix of soy sauce, sake, anise, ginger...

Yakiniku Don 19

Yakiniku Don

Yakiniku don a dish popularized by the fast food chain Yoshinoya, it is made out of pan grilled beef served in a sauce made out soy sauce mixed with sake, mirin, sugar, garlic, fruit...

Fuji Teppan-Yaki, probably the most entertaining Japanese restaurant in Auckland 0

Fuji Teppan-Yaki, probably the most entertaining Japanese restaurant in Auckland

I thought before I would not do a video post well I can’t help it as this restaurant really entertained the hell out of me and I want to share my experience to you...

Salmon and Avocado Sushi 32

Salmon and Avocado Sushi

I am not sure if I call this a re-post but this is the second time I will be doing a salmon and sushi roll but this time there is an extra salmon wrapped...

California Roll 32

California Roll

California roll or California Maki is a type of sushi roll that contains cucumber, crab stick (kani) and mango / avocado which is made inside out then sprinkled with toasted sesame seeds. Though this...

Japanese Chicken Scallion Rice Bowl 0

Japanese Chicken Scallion Rice Bowl

I love Japanese rice bowl dishes, they are relatively easy to cook, easy to serve and easy to consume. An all in one dish in one bowl, this is how a fast food meal...