For this tofu isobeyaki, chewy “mochi” made with tofu and potato starch are pan-fried, glazed in a sweet & savory sauce, then wrapped in nori.
Category: Sides & Small Bites
Spinach Goma-ae (Japanese Sesame Spinach) | ほうれん草の胡麻和え
Spinach gomaae is a classic Japanese side dish of blanched spinach tossed in a sweet and savory sesame sauce.
Simple Marinated Celery Salad
Crisp and refreshing, this marinated celery salad is an easy, delicious side dish. Fresh herbs and lemon give it a light, delicate flavor.
Vegan “Tuna” Mayo Onigiri | ビーガンツナマヨおにぎり
Try this plant-based twist on the popular Japanese combini tuna mayo onigiri! Perfect for packing into lunch boxes or eating at home.
Easy Cucumber Ponzu Salad
This Japanese-inspired cucumber ponzu salad is crunchy, creamy, and tangy. Made with just 6 ingredients for an easy, healthy side dish!
Gochujang Potatoes (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
If you love potatoes and spicy food, make these gochujang potatoes! Soft, buttery potatoes braised in a sweet & spicy gochujang sauce.
Natto with Kimchi and Enoki Mushrooms | えのきキムチ納豆
Bored of regular natto and rice? Try this natto with kimchi and enoki mushrooms! It’s delicious, satisfying, and quick and easy to prepare.
Sticky Gochujang Cauliflower
Sticky, sweet, and spicy baked gochujang cauliflower wings! Slightly crisp, perfectly tender cauliflower coated in an umami-packed sauce.
These stuffed tomatoes may look fancy but are super easy to make! A hearty side dish filled with chunky ratatouille and melty cheese.
Easy Cabbage Pancakes (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
These vegan cabbage pancakes are made with just 3 main ingredients to yield a chewy yet crispy savory pancake. Gluten-free and so easy to make!