Recipes

House Pickles
๐Ÿ•“ Aug 12, 2018

Makes 1L of pickles

Ingredients

  • 5-6 short persion cucumbers
  • ~20g pickling salt
  • 500mL water
  • spices to taste
  • 1 small carrot
  • 1-2 small red radishes
  • white vinegar (optional, to taste)

Instructions

  1. Rinse cucumbers, radish; peel and top the carrot
  2. Slice cucumbers into quarters or eights according...

Doenjang Guk
๐Ÿ•“ Oct 20, 2017

This is my riff on Doenjang Guk.

Ingredients

  • 6 cups water
  • 3 vegetable stock bullion cubes
  • 1 tbsp vegetable oil / olive oil
  • 1 dashi kombu sheet
  • 2 tbsp chili bean paste (do ban jian)
  • 1 tbsp samba oelek
  • 1 tbsp brown miso
  • 12 tbsp soy sauce
  • 2” ginger, sliced
  • 4 cloves garlic, diced
  • 2...

Ponzu Sauce
๐Ÿ•“ Sep 7, 2017

Ingredients

  • 12 cup lime or lemon juice
  • 13 cup soy sauce
  • 2 tbsp rice vinegar
  • 2 tbsp mirin
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar
  • pinch dried ground red pepper

Instructions

Combine and let sit.


Tofu steaks
๐Ÿ•“ Sep 7, 2017

Ingredients

  • block of tofu
  • 2 tbsp tomato paste
  • 1 tbsp dijon mustard
  • 1 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp maple syrup
  • 1 tbsp water
  • ground black pepper
  • garlic
  • 12 cup (or more) breadcrumbs / panko
  • 2 tbps+ oil for frying

Instructions

  1. press tofu to get water out (~30 minutes+)
  2. cut tofu block into slabs...

Spelt Sourdough
๐Ÿ•“ Jul 9, 2017

Ingredients

For a single loaf

  • 530g (57%) spelt flour
  • 350g (37%) water
  • 10g ( 1%) salt
  • 40g ( 5%) raw sugar
  • 14 - 13 cup sourdough starter

Instructions

  1. Gently mix all ingredients together
  2. Place in a bowl and cover. Let sit for 30 minutes
  3. Every 15-60 minutes, do a gently stretch...

Japanese Curry Powder
๐Ÿ•“ Apr 30, 2017

Makes 200g of curry powder. All spices should be ground.

  • 80g tumeric
  • 40g coriander
  • 30g cumin
  • 10g cardamon
  • 8g chili pepper
  • 14g black pepper
  • 8g clove
  • 4g fennel
  • 2g cinnamon
  • 2g nutmeg
  • 2g star anise

Mix together.


Fudge Brownies
๐Ÿ•“ Apr 1, 2017

Makes a 9”x13” pan

Ingredients

  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 cup white sguar
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 23 cup cocoa
  • 3 eggs (can be subbed with ~2 overriped bananas)
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1.5 tsp baking powder
  • 1.5 tsp vanilla extract

Instructions

  1. Melt butter in a large pot
  2. In a separate bowl mix together...

Anko
๐Ÿ•“ Feb 14, 2016

Ingredients

  • 1 cup azuki beans
  • 1 12 cup sugar
  • water

Instructions

  • Rinse beans in water
  • Place beans in a pot with 4-5 of water and bring to a boil
  • Simmer for 1.5 - 2 hours (add more water as needed) until the beans are cooked through
  • Discard water and returns beans to pot, adding sugar....

Manju
๐Ÿ•“ Feb 14, 2016

Ingredients

  • 2 12 cups all purpose flour
  • 4 tsp baking powder
  • 14 cup white sugar
  • 23 - 34 cup water
  • 34 lb anko (about a half batch from this recipe)

Instructions

  • In a large bowl, mix flour & baking powder, and sugar
  • Slowly pour the water into the flour,...