Category: Japanese

Spicy Tuna Onigiri

Onigiri
When it comes to rice, I would rather eat noodles or anything wheat-based over it. This is funny because growing up, my family ate rice pretty much every night. So when I’d go to AYCE (all-you-can-eat) sushi places, I would always skip the temaki sushi cones. I find that every time I have some sort of sticky (glutinous) rice, I would fill up really easily, leaving no room for the other goodies.

I recently came across an onigiri mold at Daiso and was intrigued. I had never had onigiri before, but it sounded interesting. (more…)

Matcha Milk Jam/Green Tea Milk Spread

Matcha Milk Green Tea SpreadIt’s funny how you learn about new things nowadays. Especially on social media. Everything is so fast-paced; this minute it’s in, the next minute, it’s out. I first saw Korean matcha milk spread on Instagram, and when my friend was in Korea, I messaged her to ask her to bring one home for me. Unfortunately, she had just left Korea and wasn’t able to get her hands on it despite having seen the item herself.  (more…)