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  • Japanese, Quick & Easy

    Mentaiko Pasta 明太子パスタ

    Updated 19th November 2022. Mentaiko pasta (明太子パスタ) is a Japanese-style pasta or fusion pasta or in Japanese, wafu pasta (和風パスタ). This style of dish in Japanese cuisine is called yōshoku (洋食) or…

  • Condiment

    Lacto-Fermented Mayonnaise

    Store-bought mayonnaise had always been a staple in my household since I was young. But as I grew older, there was always this naggy feeling about it. One of the ingredients in…

  • Appetizer, French, Snack

    Sardine Rillettes

    Ahh how time flies. It’s two months since I last posted here. I missed posting last month because my laptop was being repaired and after that, I was busy with tax submission.…

  • Japanese

    Shoyu Koji 醤油糀

    In this post, I’m going to introduce to you yet another umami seasoning made with koji. Previously, I’ve introduced shio koji 塩糀/塩麹 to my blog readers. Have you read it yet? Do…