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

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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

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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

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