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On  Air: Delicious Japan

On  Air: Delicious Japan

I'll be on NHK World again this Wednesday/Thursday. This time, I'm the guest chef on Delicious Japan : the show where ...

From the archives
Kimchijeon (Kimchi Pancakes)

Kimchijeon (Kimchi Pancakes)

I love how almost every county in the world has their version of the pancake. France has crêpes , Mexico and Spain each have their own version of a tortilla, and ...

Gyudon (Beef Bowl)

Gyudon (Beef Bowl)

While donburi's made with beef have been around for well over a century in Japan, these days, gyudon (牛丼, literally "beef bowl") is synonymous with one of 3 large fast ...

Thai Basil Chicken (Pad Krapow Gai)

Thai Basil Chicken (Pad Krapow Gai)

Pad Krapow Gai (ผัดกระเพราไก่) literally translates to Fried Holy Basil Chicken and is one of my favorite dishes of all time. While there are countless reasons to love this dish, ...

Hijiki No Nimono (Hijiki Salad)

Hijiki No Nimono (Hijiki Salad)

Although this dish is often called Hijiki Salad at Japanese restaurants in the US, I'm guessing this was a deliberate mistranslation. The Japanese name for this dish is Hijiki No ...

Best of 2015

Best of 2015

2015 was a pretty eventful year, including a move from Sapporo to Tokyo, an appearance on The Booze Traveller , an appearance on Delicious Japan , an appearance on Biz Buzz ...