seafood

  • Squid & Octopus Vegetables

    Marinated Squid Salad

    I love Squid, especially ‘Squid Sashimi’ which I have never had in Australia. Fresh squids are not available where I live. Frozen or thawed squid tubes are available from any supermarkets. But the whole squids are less than half the price and they don’t smell like chlorine like the processed squid tubes do. If you …

  • Fish Other Seafood

    Squid & Edamame Patties

    In Japan, I used to enjoy many traditional food made from fish such as ‘Chikuwa’, ‘Kamaboko’, ‘Fish Sausages’, etc. One of my favourite is deep-fried fish patties with squid pieces in them. The only way for me to eat them now is making them by myself. One day I reluctantly tried and discovered it is …

  • Fish

    Tuna & Cream Cheese Dip

    You must use Japanese mayonnaise to achieve the right flavour for this recipe. So easy and everyone loves this dip. Ingredients Cream Cheese 250g Japanese Mayonnaise 1/3 to 1/2 cup Canned Tuna 95g *Springwater Type Fresh Onion 1/4 to 1/2 Black Pepper Method 1. Mix softened Cream Cheese and Mayonnaise until well combined. 2. Drain Canned …

  • Sushi

    Nigiri-zushi

    If you can buy fresh Sashimi slices, it would be a big fun to make Nigiri-zushi at home. For toppings, Egg Omelette, Eel Kabayaki and Boiled Prawns are quite popular as well as fresh Sashimi. Ingredients Sushi Rice Your Favourite Toppings Topping Suggestions Fresh Sashimi slices Cooked Prawns Eel Kabayaki Omelet sliced Wasabi Ikura (Salmon …

  • Fish Sushi

    Smoked Salmon Chirashi-zushi

    Enjoy Sushi Rice with the topping of Smoked Salmon, Avocado and Egg. This dish is so simple and easy to prepare, yet very delicious and beautiful. Sushi can be your busy day’s dinner. Add some more salad vegetables to make it more refreshing. Makes 4 Servings Ingredients Sushi Rice (*Cooked from 3x180ml cups uncooked Rice) …

  • Squid & Octopus

    Grilled Squid

    Perfect for BBQ. Easy to prepare, easy to cook, and delicious! Great with cold beer. Makes 4 Servings Ingredients Squid Tubes 3 to 4 Spring Onion Marinade Ingredients Garlic 1 clove *grated Ginger 1 small piece *grated Sake 1 tablespoon Mirin 2 tablespoons Soy Sauce 3 tablespoons Method 1. Combine Marinade Ingredients and marinate the Squid …

  • Spaghetti & Pasta

    Seafood Spaghetti Garlic Soy Sauce

    Seafood with Garlic & Soy Sauce goes so well with pasta. This ‘Seafood Spaghetti Garlic Soy Sauce’ is very popular in Japan and it is so easy and quick to prepare. A perfect dinner for busy families. Makes 4 Servings Ingredients Spaghetti 300 to 400g Seafood Mix (Marinara Mix) 500g Oil 2 to 3 tablespoons …

  • Other Seafood

    Butter Soy Scallops & Spinach

    Super quick and easy and delicious and nutritious. Great with hot rice or freshly cooked pasta. Makes 4 Servings Ingredients Scallops 300g Spinach 1 bunch Butter 20g Garlic 1 clove *finely chopped Soy Sauce 1 to 2 tablespoons Method 1. Wash Spinach and cut 3cm. 2. Heat Butter in a frypan and cook Garlic and Scallops …

  • Other Seafood

    Fried Oysters

    I don’t like raw oysters. Do you? Try this recipe, you will become a big fan of them especially if you like smoked oysters. It is much easier to make than you think. This very simple recipe can be used for prawns and scallops as well. Makes 4 Servings Ingredients Oysters enough for 4 servings …

  • Hot Pot & Hot Plate

    Yose Nabe

    Chicken and Seafood are cooked in a soy flavoured dashi, with vegetables in this Nabe dish. We often eat them with Ponzu dipping sauce. Sometimes we cook these ingredients in stronger flavoured dashi, and eat them without dipping sauce. This is a great dish to entertain my friends. Makes 4 Servings Ingredients White-meat Fish Chicken …

  • Gyoza Prawn & Shrimp

    Prawn Gyoza

    This is my favourite type of Gyoza. Prawns can replaced or mixed with white fish. Traditional cooking method is good, but steaming method is also good. Makes 35 to 40 pieces Ingredients Uncooked Prawns 300 to 400g Spring Onions 5 to 6 Ginger 1 small piece *finely grated Sake 1 tablespoon Potato Starch 1 to …

  • Tempura Vegetables

    Home-Style Tempura

    Home style Tempura is easy to cook and won’t cost much. My favourite Tempura is beans, but when I was a little girl, I loved sweet potato the best. Ingredients Suggestions Sweet Potato, Beans, Pumpkin, Potato, Capsicum, Eggplant, Asparagus, Carrot, Broccoli, Cauliflower, Broccoli, Onion, Parsley, Prawns, Fish, Squid, Shiitake, Mushrooms, Lotus Root, Chikuwa (Fish Sausage) …

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