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7 Asian-Inspired Twists On Your Favorite Dinner Recipes

Posted 02.08.2013 | OWN

Recipes Created by Andrea Reusing What if adding a single ingredient could change your same old go-to dishes? ...

Japanese Desserts Are Some Of The Prettiest Things On Earth

Posted 10.23.2012 | Taste

Our burgeoning obsession with mochi, kanten and red bean paste.

Edamame With Bonito And Seaweed

Caroline Phelps | Posted 12.22.2012 | Taste
Caroline Phelps

This is a very easy recipe to jazz up the sweet, almost nutty flavor of this bean.

Coffee Life in Japan: The Exotic and the Apparently Familiar

Fabio Parasecoli | Posted 12.09.2012 | Books
Fabio Parasecoli

When it comes to food, Japan has lost some of its mystery. Restaurant patrons are conversant with sushi, sashimi, and tempura. Still, there are still layers and layers that some Western foodies have yet to consider.

Forget Sushi: 10 Other Foods To Eat In Japan

Fodor's | Posted 11.26.2012 | Travel
Fodor's

Sushi--a term that actually refers to the specially prepared rice, not the fish itself--is definitely an important and iconic part of Japanese cuisine. But it's only the tip of the iceberg.

Oven Baked Mushrooms

Caroline Phelps | Posted 11.21.2012 | Taste
Caroline Phelps

Wrapped in foil while cooking in butter and their own juices, oven baked mushrooms have a deep earthy flavor that's hard to resist.

Step Up to the Plate: Haute Cuisine, Terroir, and Global Business

Fabio Parasecoli | Posted 11.20.2012 | Home
Fabio Parasecoli

A few months after the US release of Jiro Dreams of Sushi, another documentary about chefs reaches the American screens: Step Up to the Plate.

Miso Soup (With Daikon And Sesame)

Caroline Phelps | Posted 11.20.2012 | Taste
Caroline Phelps

I love making a big pot of miso soup and add extra ingredients to keep it interesting. It's a feel good, guilt-free recipe that's quick and easy to make.

Japanese Night: Sake, Miso and Garage Rock

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 09.11.2012 | Taste

Last week we talked all about Swedish Night -- this week, it's Japanese Night. We've pulled together some amazing Japanese recipes and soundtrack idea...

In SF, New Spins On Classic Asian Dishes

Perry Garfinkel | Posted 11.05.2012 | Travel
Perry Garfinkel

Many of the eateries are concentrated in the city's Mission District, a once seedy neighborhood that was the stronghold of the city's large Latino community, now slowly but surely being overtaken by trendy shops and all variety of ethnic dining options. Many also tout their California inspirations: namely fresh, organic, local, seasonal and sustainable produce.

Japanese Beef and Potato Croquettes

Caroline Phelps | Posted 10.23.2012 | Taste
Caroline Phelps

Coated in panko and deep-fried, these fluffy balls are usually served with tonkatsu sauce and a side of shredded cabbage. Not only are they fun to make, they're also a crowd pleaser for children and adults!

The House That Chicken Wings Built: NYC's Kasadela Izakaya (Video)

Liza de Guia | Posted 07.17.2012 | Home
Liza de Guia

The restaurant wasn't doing well financially; they knew they needed something special on the menu to draw in customers. But what could that one thing be?

Under the Sea(weed)

Heather Bauer, RD, CDN | Posted 06.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Heather Bauer, RD, CDN

You've seen it around your sushi, most likely. Not the soy sauce or the little green mound of wasabi, but the seaweed that holds everyone's favorite food together. It makes sushi rolls delicious and portable, but it's a lot more than wrapping paper.

10 Quick And Easy Asian-Style Dinners

Jennifer Segal | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Jennifer Segal

Forget takeout. These irresistibly satisfying recipes -- with flavors from China, Japan, Thailand and Vietnam -- are quick and easy to make at home.

The Soy Sensation: Cookbook Author Andrea Nguyen on the Rise of Tofu

Garrett McCord | Posted 05.28.2012 | Home
Garrett McCord

Tofu's reputation has come a long ways since it was first heralded by the Berkeley granola generation as the earth-friendly, animal saving, meat substitute.

Cocktails Raise a Toast to Green Tea

Coeli Carr | Posted 05.02.2012 | Home
Coeli Carr

Missed your morning shot of green tea? Not to worry: You can play catch up during cocktail hour.

Conservatives Criticize Pearl Harbor Day Asian Lunch Menu At Obama Kids' School

Posted 12.08.2011 | Home

In what seems to be an unfortunate coincidence, Sidwell Friends -- the school that Malia and Sasha Obama attend -- served an Asian-inspired lunch menu...

Which Japanese Recipe Is Your Favorite?

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

Japanese food is known around the world for its clean, fresh flavors and rich, complex broths. If you like food from this region, we have 10 recipes t...

Chicago BYOB Sunshine Café: Seek Comfort From Cold With Japanese Food

Serena Dai | Posted 12.19.2011 | Chicago
Serena Dai

The interior of Sunshine Café is lined with warm wood panels and a couple yellow posters declaring "You are my sunshine." It's simple but cozy, much like the food.

Authentic Japanese at Yabu

One For The Table | Posted 10.24.2011 | Los Angeles
One For The Table

There are lots of chain restaurants with Japanese names, but Yabu's kitchen prepares authentic Japanese comfort food.

Would You Eat It?

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 09.19.2011 | Home

Warning: If you have a weak stomach, or are a huge fan of Squidward from SpongeBob SquarePants, you may want to think twice before watching this video...

Noodling on a Theme: A Colorado Ramen Roundup

Gil Asakawa | Posted 07.06.2011 | Denver
Gil Asakawa

Denver used to be a ramen dead zone. As a ramen fan, I can say that there are now a couple of places I'd gladly go to any day for a slurp of those kinky noodles.

HuffPost's Greatest Person Of The Day: Bun Lai, Chef and Sustainable Sushi Guru

Huffington Post | Dominique Fenton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Every day on HuffPost, we're highlighting one 'Greatest Person'- an exceptional individual who is confronting the country's economic and political cri...

Exquisite Japanese Food in Beverly Hills

Jay Weston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

Tiger Sushi follows in the tradition of Nobu, not just in being a sushi/sashimi/robata place, but also in embracing Western specialties with an Asian twist.

Sushi DNA Tests Reveal "Fishy" Fraud

wired.com | Aaron Rowe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

[A] team of researchers from Columbia University and the American Museum of Natural History ordered tuna from 31 sushi restaurants and then used genet...