Soy Sauce Tofu with a Butter Glaze (Tofu Steaks)

chopsticks holding soy sauce and butter glazed tofu with green onion garnish.

Soy sauce and butter pair beautifully for this easy tofu soy sauce recipe. Soy sauce tofu is easy to cook, economical, and delicious!  I grew up eating tofu, so I tend to like it no matter what you do with it. I mostly had it in miso soup, which may be the most well known …

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Korokke コ ロ ッ ケ (Japanese croquette)

Korokke コ ロ ッ ケ is a Japanese croquette, a take on the French croquette, and is a very popular dish in Japan. This potato Korokke Recipe takes patties of mashed potato and ground beef that are coated in panko and deep fried. Served with a delicious sauce, this comfort food cannot be beat! Thank you …

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Savory Kabocha Squash Soup

This kabocha squash soup is naturally sweet, and uses just a few simple ingredients to make a comforting and delicious winter soup. 

This kabocha squash soup is naturally sweet, and uses just a few simple ingredients to make a comforting and delicious winter soup.  When fall comes, it’s time for everyone to go pumpkin crazy. Except for me, because I think pumpkin is just okay. That’s probably because I grew up spoiled, eating kabocha squash. It’s also …

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Tuna Onigiri with Mayo

Tuna mayo onigiri, or rice ball, is a simple and delicious Japanese snack. Rice is filled with a flavorful tuna and mayonnaise, shaped, and wrapped with a sheet of nori (seaweed). 

Tuna onigiri, or tuna rice ball, is a simple and delicious Japanese snack. Rice is filled with a flavorful tuna and mayonnaise, shaped, and wrapped with a sheet of nori (seaweed).  Tuna Onigiri Tuna is one of my favorite proteins to work with because it’s so quick and easy! No defrosting, no making sure it’s …

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Tuna Takikomi Rice

Tuna takikomi rice, or takikomi gohan, is a Japanese seasoned rice dish with veggies and tuna. Easy, filling, and nutritious, all you need to do is prep the ingredients, throw them in the rice cooker, and press start!

Tuna takikomi rice, or takikomi gohan, is a Japanese seasoned rice dish with veggies and tuna. Easy, filling, and nutritious, all you need to do is prep the ingredients, throw them in the rice cooker, and press start! Here’s a scenario: you don’t feel like making dinner. But you have people in the house you …

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