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Bamboo Shoots

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Sushi Lunch

A sushi lunch to day. Mini cucumber sushi rolls and Gunkan maki sushi . Gunkan actually translates as warship . This is super easy just seasoned sushi rice wrapped in nori with various toppings . Just make sure you cut…

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Takenoko Gohan

Takenoko Gohan
Takenoko Gohan
Takenoko Gohan

Spring time in the countryside of Japan you can see bamboo shoots starting to grow . This is Takenoko Gohan (bamboo rice ) (竹の子ご飯) Takenoko means bamboo child and is a perfect Japanese spring dish. Have you seen Princess Kaguya?…

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Bamboo Nigiri-Zushi

To night I was again inspired by @norecipes to make this bamboo nigiri-zushi (seasoned rice with toppings) I like these already cooked bamboo shoots but they don’t come in a can with lots of nasty preservatives . They are boiled…

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Osechi Ryori

Another Osechi Ryori お節料理 O’zoni お雑煮 Namasu and Kiriboshi 紅白なます Nishime (simmered vegetables) 煮しめ And kuromame with candied yuzu peel 黒豆 For the simmered vegetables I used taro,carrot,daikon,freeze dried tofu shiitake,mangetout and bamboo shoots. I did mean to use lotus…

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