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Japanese soy vinegar pickled cucumbers

Japanese soy vinegar pickled cucumbers

I wanted something a little different than the typical pickled cucumbers to accompany some Asian dishes I’ve been making. These Japanese pickles use a combination of soy sauce, vinegar, water and sugar. They are great as a simple cold side dish, or on top of […]

Pork and Cabbage Potstickers

Pork and Cabbage Potstickers

This is my own potsticker recipe I have perfected over the years. It is a cross between my mother’s recipe and traditional gyoza potsticker recipes I have tested. I will bet my firstborn’s entire Pokémon figurine collection, t-shirts, movies and books that you will enjoy […]

California Rolls

California Rolls

  So, what did everybody make for the Superbowl? We made California rolls. Not really a common snack when watching the game, but we don’t watch football much. We had so much chicken wing dip and other cream cheese related snacks during the holidays that […]

Sushi rolls – 3 kinds.

Sushi rolls – 3 kinds.

Our supermarket, Wegmans, has FINALLY offered sashimi grade tuna and salmon for making your own sushi at home. Yay! So of course, Chris has been nagging me to make sushi the past weekend, and it’s sorta my fault, since I casually mentioned that it might […]