Tag Archives: Japanese

Japanese Inspired Battenberg Cake with Cashew Marzipan

Would you like a spot of matcha tea with your black sesame – ginger scones?  By golly,  I’ve done it again! I’ve taken something traditional and went completely barmy on it! Okay, I wrote a whole entry in ‘Brit’ lingo back … Continue reading

Posted in Asian, Cakes, Daring Bakers, Dessert | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 80 Comments

Tempura, Soba, and the Flu, I think.

There’s nothing like the light, crispy crunch of a perfect tempura batter, plus some awesome, garlicky vegetable soba noodles! Japan or bust! I love just about every international cuisine out there. I say just about, because there are some I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers, Asian, Daring Cooks, Dinner, Pasta, Pork, Vegetables, Vegetarian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 41 Comments

Look Ma, I Made Sushi!

How To Make Sushi 101 There are very few things I’m really good at in life, and naturally, I feed those things and try to improve on them.  Sushi rolling is NOT one of them. How do I know this? … Continue reading

Posted in Amuse Bouche, Appetizers, Daring Cooks, Dinner, Lunch, Seafood | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 54 Comments

Lavash Crackers, Edamame Hummus, and Mad Trauma

I will start by saying that this month’s Daring Bakers definitely ranks right up there in the ‘DARING’ mode, except this did not involve anyone whose surname is Knievel  However, it did involve a pirouette that would make most ballerinas green with … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers, Breads, Daring Bakers, Gluten Free, Hors d'oeuvres, Vegan, Vegetables, Vegetarian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 29 Comments