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Japanese Cucumber Salad


I love the cucumber salads at sushi restaurants, and a while back, made a copycat version at home. After recently buying an English cucumber for another recipe (which I can’t even remember now), I thought about making this super simple … Continue reading

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Vegetable Tempura (with Dipping Sauce)


Here’s a simple recipe for veggie tempura that I made last week. As you should be able to tell by the picture, some of the vegetables have more of a coating due to dredging them through flour first, then the … Continue reading

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Japanese Spicy Mayo


Here’s a quick and simple recipe for the spicy mayo/sauce you get in a Japanese restaurant. Ingredients 2 tbsp mayonnaise (I like to use low-fat or fat-free canola oil mayo) 1 tbsp lemon juice 1 tbsp chili garlic sauce 1/2 … Continue reading

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