60+ Slurp-tastic Recipes
Hardcover ISBN: 1925418510
A cookbook all about the iconic Japanese noodle soup—and current hipster obsession—ramen. Ramen—a classic Japanese soup, usually made with wheat noodles and served in a slow-cooked beef or pork broth with various toppings—has become a cultlike food adored by fans across the world for its nourishing, hearty, and comforting nature. Ramen-topia shows you how to make the world’s best ramen (with plenty of variations) in your own home. Not to be confused with that other ramen—two-minute microwavable noodles from a packet adored by students—the ramen in Ramen-topia is the unprocessed, original Japanese comfort food. Chapters cover the four main types of ramen—tonkotsu, shoyu, miso, and shio—as well as making toppings, noodles, and broths from scratch. With classic, well-loved recipes and more modern adaptions—including curry ramen, no-stock ramen, ramen made with vegan stock, as well as making gluten-free noodles from scratch—this book has all tastes covered.
The Sushi Lover's Cookbook
Easy-to-Prepare Sushi for Every Occasion
Hardcover ISBN: 4805309156
The Sushi Lover's Cookbook is sure to fire the imagination of the beginner sushi cook and to stoke the passions of the experienced cook who had thought they'd tried everything. People who are fanatic about their sushi will find much to love in this exquisitely illustrated cookbook, which features traditional favorite sushi recipes—such as Inside-Out Rolls, Nigiri Sushi, Hand Rolls, Inari Sushi (Tofu Pouches)—as well as exciting new recipes with international flair. In an accessible and friendly tone, Japanese cooking expert Yumi Umemura leads you through 85 easy recipes combining sushi rice—the key to authentic sushi—with ingredients that range from time-honored favorites to more recently popular ingredients such as avocados and smoked salmon. Many recipes reflect sushi's worldwide popularity—incorporating the diverse tastes of Thai fish sauce or French ratatouille and atypical (and yes, cooked!) sushi ingredients such as roast beef, chicken or sun-dried tomatoes. Whether you're making the classic thick rolls or thin rolls, or experimenting with one of the author's fun and easy-to-make sushi inventions such as ball or pizza sushi, you will enjoy using and being inspired by this beautiful cookbook.
More Than 50 Recipes for the Perfect Presentation
Hardcover ISBN: 1623540569
Super healthy, super delicious, Sushi Specials: 50 Recipies for the Perfect Presentation. For anyone who loves sushi and wants to prepare special meals for family and special occasions. Providing unique insight on how to respect nature's seasons and colors and which fish to pick when, Sushi Specials offers a delectable collection of advanced recipes. This vibrant collection also tackles techniques and skills that will enable aspiring sushi chefs to prepare the most amazing presentations that any restaurant would be proud to call their own. Star sushi chef Oyamada Yasuto takes readers through every step of the process with meticulously detailed instructions and easy to follow photographs throughout. At home, readers will be able to recreate the best of the master chef's presentations, from sashimi specials like salmon tataki sumiso and red snapper sugata zukuri, to fusion rolls like crunchy spicy tuna and salmon avocado with soy paper maki to nigirti, gunkan and inari specials of squid and ikura gunkan and asupara butter nigiti.
Brilliantly Balanced Lunchbox Recipes
Hardcover ISBN: 0857835688
Sara includes ideas for bento breakfast boxes (Sesame Snap Granola Bento and Mighty Muesli), 15-minute bento (Busy Days Instant Noodles and Lazy Tamago Bento), Everyday bento (Red Velvet Quinoa Bento, Green Theme Bento and Zen Bento) and the Fantasy bento (Starry Sky Bento and Fairy Jewel Box Bento). Many people bring their lunch to work to save money, time and to help control what they are eating (with no hidden nasties from processed shop-bought food), but sometimes it's hard to think of interesting, nutritious things to make. Sara has come to the rescue with her vibrant, fun and inspirational approach to lunch boxes. She concentrates on having 5 clear elements: complex carbs, protein, fruit and veg, and sprinkles as well as the 5 colors used in authentic Japanese cooking: red, white, black, yellow and green. With just a few essential ingredients, you add your extras to create highly nutritious, vegetarian, colorful boxes of joy. Sara includes ideas for bento breakfast boxes (Sesame Snap Granola Bento and Mighty Muesli), 15-minute bentos (Busy Days Instant Noodles and Lazy Tamago Bento), Everyday bentos (Red Velvet Quinoa Bento, Green Theme Bento and Zen Bento) and the Ultimate Fantasy bentos (Unicorn Noodle Bento and Fairy Jewel Box Bento). With tips on how to stock your bento store-cupboard and basic ingredients and recipes to get you going, now is the time for bento to bounce into your breakfast, lunch box, or even into your dinner parties, filling you with bento power!
The Art of Toshi Sakamaki's Yakitori Cuisine
Hardcover ISBN: 1945572051
In 2014, Bernard Radfar moved to West Los Angeles for one reason: to be closer to Toshi Sakamaki and his incredible Yakitori restaurant. Chicken Genius is a visual love letter to Toshi's cuisine and the care and grace with which he makes the best of the classic Japanese street food that is Yakitori (chicken skewers). Bernard is not alone. Toshi's restaurant is the favorite of Chef Nobu Matsuhisa, who provides a glowing introduction to this beautiful book. It is not uncommon to be surrounded by many of Los Angeles' finest sushi chefs when dining in Toshi's restaurant. It's the care and precision with which Toshi puts together his Yakitori delicacies that make his restaurant, Yakitoria, the best of the best. With 100+ dishes and 125+ stunning full color photos, Chicken Genius takes reader from butchery to dessert. Kanpai.
Simple Japanese-Inspired Meals to Share With Family and Friends
Hardcover ISBN: 1743793731
Cibi - meaning 'a little one' - is a book on home-style Japanese cooking inspired by the eponymous Melbourne café and design space created by Meg and Zenta Tanaka. It contains 80 seasonally relevant recipes across vegetables, fish and seafood, meat, grains and noodles, and sweets, plus small features on elements of Japanese cooking and food culture, accompanied by beautiful photography and illustrations. The recipes, many designed for sharing, strongly reflect Meg and Zenta's ethos – a fresh approach to simplicity using quality produce. CIBI incorporates elements of Japanese design culture and glimpses of their young family's worlds in Collingwood, Tokyo, and Meg's birthplace, Okayama, alongside snapshots (in words and pictures) of the CIBI-feel: an enjoyment of food, community and sharing.
Cook Japan - Stay Slim - Live Longer
Hardcover ISBN: 1472933230
In Cook Japan, Stay Slim, Live Longer, Reiko Hashimoto explores the benefits of the Japanese diet--including slim physique, stable blood sugar, increased joint flexibility and a longer lifespan--in detail, followed by an introduction to key Japanese fresh and store cupboard essentials. With easy to follow instructions, the 100–120 recipes found in this book vary from basics to the more technically complex, perfect for all those wishing to perfect the art of Japanese home cooking. Brand new photography accompany the majority of the recipes, and menu plans allow the reader to plan for dinner parties and special occasions. Nutritional details give context to the recipes and allow those following a fast or calorie-based diet to enjoy the recipes. With Japanese food so enjoyed in restaurants, from high-end gourmet to mid-price sushi and takeaways, this is the perfect book for home cooks.