Popular Recipes

Learn how to prepare authentic Japanese food in your home with our easy-to-follow recipes. At you will discover recipes ranging from sushi to popular favorites like udon soup. Many of the recipes on this site include ingredients that can be found in your local grocery store and are simple to prepare—you don't have to be a master chef to make a delicious Japanese meal.

Please let us know what you think of the recipes, variations you have tried or share your own special Japanese recipe here.



  • Pan-Fried Mandu

    Rasa Malaysia: Easy Asian Recipes 15 Sep 2023 | 12:02 pm

    Pan-Fried Mandu Recipe Pan-fried mandu is a popular Korean dish commonly enjoyed as a snack, appetizer, or even a main course. Mandu is made by filling dough wrappers with various ingredients, which can include meat, vegetables, tofu, seafood, or a[…]   Read more...

  • The Japanese Valentine's Day tradition of compartmentalized chocolate giving

    JustHungry 8 Feb 2016 | 7:46 am

    Valentine's Day is nearly upon us. There's quite a difference between the way this holiday-that-isn't-really-a-holiday is celebrated in Japan vs. elsewhere. In most western countries, Valentine's is a day for couples to spend some romantic time together at a restaurant[…]   Read more...

  • Fugu, are you a pig?

    JustHungry 5 May 2016 | 5:50 am

    A friend was wondering out loud on Facebook, why the kanji characters for fugu (pufferfish) are 河豚. She was pondering the use of 豚, the second character, which means "pig", but the first character 河 is a mystery too, since[…]   Read more...

  • Classic Tzatziki Sauce

    Rasa Malaysia: Easy Asian Recipes 21 Sep 2023 | 1:06 pm

    Classic Tzatziki Sauce Recipe The classic tzatziki sauce is a popular condiment and dip in Greek cuisine. It’s made from a base of Greek yogurt, that is combined with grated cucumber, garlic, olive oil, lemon juice, and fresh herbs like[…]   Read more...

  • Grilled Cheese Prawn

    Rasa Malaysia: Easy Asian Recipes 18 Sep 2023 | 12:48 pm

    Grilled Cheese Prawn Recipe Grilled cheese prawns are a delectable seafood dish that combines succulent prawns with the creamy goodness of melted cheese. The succulent prawns are spread with the mayonnaise mixture, stuffed with flavorful cheese, and then quickly baked[…]   Read more...


This site uses 'cookies' to maintain browsing session, serve advertising, perform anonymized usage analytics, and provide the service of this website.