Pesto Babka Buns

Pesto Babka Buns

These Pesto Babka Buns are seriously very addictive. They are beautifully braided and you will get the pesto filling in each bite. Make this my new favorite buns n your own kitchen with this step-by-step video and helpful tips for the best results.

Garlic Knots

Garlic Knots

These Garlic Knots are soft, fluffy, and full of buttery garlic flavor and aroma. They are brushed twice to make sure the bread absorbs the delightful savory sauce.

Mitarashi Dango

Mitarashi Dango

These irresistible Mitarashi Dango are the combination of soft and chewy rice dumplings skewers smothered in sweet and salty soy sauce glaze.

Cherry Blossom Rice Balls

Cherry Blossom Rice Balls

What is better than to celebrate the spring season by viewing flowers? Not only we can admire the flowers, but we can also preserve them to cherish the taste of the season like these Cherry Blossom Rice Balls. These rice balls are simple food that 

Curry Croquettes

Curry Croquettes

Curry Croquettes are one popular variation of the classic Japanese croquettes with a distinctly rich flavor. These Curry Croquettes are incredibly delicious and perfect for dinner or as a snack in bento lunch box.

Beef Croquettes

Beef Croquettes

These Japanese Beef Croquettes are crispy on the outside with creamy and soft interior. They are made with combination of mashed potatoes, beef, and onion, then formed into patties, coated with breadcrumbs, and deep fried until golden brown. You can choose to serve them as 

Steamed Bao Buns

Steamed Bao Buns

Do you know Steamed Bao Buns? It was actually my first attempt of making Steamed Bao Buns. I must say that the recipe does not achieve the softest and fluffiest bao buns as I expected. A little of adjustment is needed to make them fluffier, but 

Crispy Fried Chicken Tenders

Crispy Fried Chicken Tenders

Who does not love fried chicken? I think fried chicken is everyone’s favorite guilty pleasure, unless you are a vegan. There is obviously nothing like biting into a piece of well-fried chicken. Let me tell you the good news that I have found the right 

Furikake Rice Balls

Furikake Rice Balls

 I did not know if it was just my laziness or post-travel fatigue from my last vacation to Japan that I had gotten very exhausted lately. Then, I scurried into the kitchen to grab a bite to eat and upon glancing in the fridge, I 

Egg Mayo

Egg Mayo

Egg Mayo is truly the easiest recipe with minimal ingredients and so quick to make. It is a dish made primarily of chopped hard-boiled eggs and mayonnaise. Have you ever read my previous Egg Mayo Sandwich recipe? You will realize that this recipe is basically 

Pan Fried Potatoes with Garlic and Dill

Pan Fried Potatoes with Garlic and Dill

Boiled seasoned potatoes tossed lightly with butter, garlic, and dill in a frying pan. Pan Fried Potatoes with Garlic and Dill does not get any easier than that. This potato dish is versatile and comforting. You can serve it with anything from roasted chicken, baked 

Homemade Yogurt

Homemade Yogurt

All you need is a dollop of yogurt starter and milk to create and enjoy creamy Homemade Yogurt all the time.