Roasted Aubergine/Eggplant ‘Steak’ with Miso & Tahini Sauce 味噌麻醬烤茄子扒

Roasted Aubergine/Eggplant ‘Steak’with Miso & Tahini Sauce 味噌麻醬烤茄子扒

Would you think it is steak? It tastes like real steak, I know I shouldn’t say so, but it tastes so good with the texture was so real.

This is the easiest way to get a super delicious dish in a quick way. Few ingredients with few steps. Would you think this will be your quick dinner after work?

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Adzuki Bean Fried Rice Cake 煎紅豆糯米餅

Adzuki Bean Fried Rice Cake 煎紅豆糯米餅

Adzuki bean is the same as the red bean.

Japanese create lots of beautiful mochi もち or daifuku with this tiny, cutey red beans. It can make cakes, dessert, Chinese sweet soup, and bread as well.

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Japanese Matcha Kuanzumochi 抹茶葛餅 (抹茶くずもち)~Vegan, Gluten-free

Japanese Matcha Kuanzumochi 抹茶葛餅 (抹茶くずもち)~Vegan, Gluten-free

It is one of the popular Japanese snacks with matcha. Serve with the brown sugar syrup (but I use the dates syrup this time), certainly it is the perfect match. Even though the pure matcha powder has a little bitter taste.

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Vegan Iced Matcha Latte

Vegan Iced Matcha Latte (アイス抹茶ラテ)

What a relaxing day sitting in the garden under the shade, watch all the blooming flowers and vegetables wrap around you. While I’m reading the blog I followed, with a cup of ice cold drink on my hand, what else I can say! How enjoyable!

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Japanese Vegan Matcha Sponge Cake with Adzuki Bean Filling

Japanese Vegan Matcha Sponge Cake with Adzuki Bean Filling

Tell you guys honestly, I want to make this cake a long time ago. But I don’t know why it takes that such long journey to let my dream come true. Now I can move out one of my to-do-list at last! 🙂

How about you? Have you got a long list work you still haven’t finish? I do, not only one page but few pages stead. Every time, something or some ideas flashing on my head. I will note down on my list. But… you can guess what happened to me then! :p

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Fried Tofu with Japanese Style Sauce ~ 日式和風醬煎豆腐

Fried Tofu with Japanese Style Sauce ~ 日式和風醬煎豆腐

I am going to fulfill my words today. Remember I did the homemade tofu a few post before. I said I will make something with it. Now is the promise here to show you all.

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Vegan Melon Pan メロン パンwith tangzhong “湯種法”(Pineapple Bun HK style) ~ 純素港式菠蘿包

Vegan Pineapple bun (HK style)/ Japanese Melon Pan/ メロン パンwith tangzhong “湯種法” ~ 純素港式菠蘿包

This is the follow-up story from the previous post: Vegan Cocktail Buns. Now is the time to achieve my promise. Actually, I wrote this post a few months ago, just forgot to post it. Sorry!

 The name of this bread roll call for pineapple or melon, but it will disappoint you all if you like either of them. Because they don’t have any pineapple nor melon inside the buns neither.  🙂
 Pineapple bun is the name come from Hong Kong. Melon-pan, the ‘Pans’ mean bread in Japanese. Which is borrowed from the Portuguese and they make quite a variety of “Pan” in Japan. This is another popular traditional Japanese snack bread. A typical melon-pan is made of a bread dough covered with a thin layer of a cookie dough. The name comes from the melon like appearance, such as a cantaloupe.

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Vegan Japanese Pumpkin Chowder with Sweetcorn ~ 純素日本南瓜,玉米濃湯

Vegan Japanese Pumpkin Chowder with Sweetcorn ~ 純素日本南瓜,玉米濃湯

 

I made this soup is good enough for a big party. But I forgot to mark it down all the detail include the ingredients and the quantity. So, you need to do your adding or decreasing.

I got few special Japanese pumpkins, Kabocha, from my friend. She is a busy mum but has perfect green fingers. She grows lots of vegetables and can get really good harvester every year. This pumpkin is one of her crops.

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Japanese Cotton Cheesecake with White Chocolate ~ Not for Vegan

Japanese Cotton Cheesecake with White Chocolate ~ Not for Vegan

Hello, my vegan friends, this is not the cake for you today, sorry. Because my kid requires making this cake for him.

Simple, easy and quick, only 3 ingredients makes this cheesecake in less than an hour, would you like this idea? It is not dreaming, and you can make this dream come true today! Continue reading

Vegetarian Japanese Okonomiyaki (お好み焼き) ~ 素日式大阪燒

Vegetarian Japanese Okonomiyaki  (お好み焼き) ~ 素日式大阪燒  

Vegetarian Japanese Okonomiyaki (お好み焼き) ~ 素日式大阪燒

Don’t get scared, when you see the ingredients list below!  

If you do not hold all of the ingredients below, don’t worry, you can probably still make Okonomiyaki using a variety of substitute ingredients and by skipping some.
As well, don’t worry about the accuracy measurements, the recipe is really forgiving!

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