Tag: Japanese

Tuna Onigiri with Quick Cucumber Pickle
15 minutes - or less, Autumn, Cupboard staples, Easy, Fish, Light meal, Lunch, One Portion Recipes, Quickfix, Snack, Uncategorized

Tuna Onigiri with Quick Cucumber Pickle

My first memory of Onigiri is–please don’t laugh–from a video game. Yes, I admit it, I’m a bit of a gamer. When I was younger, I used to play this farmer’s game on the Nintendo, it was all about growing crops and caring after livestock. Anyway, in that game, you […]

Miso udon, with chestnut mushrooms and soft boiled egg
15 minutes - or less, Autumn, Comfort food, Dinner, One Portion Recipes, Pasta, Quickfix, Soup

Miso udon, with chestnut mushrooms and soft boiled egg

Don’t be fooled by the simplicity of this meal, Japanese noodles make for a surprisingly nourishing meal. Udon have a thick and chewy consistency and they are totally addictive. Most often served in a delicious hot broth, as here, they are playfully slurpy. Back in Japan, I remember my awe […]