Easy Japanese

From Tokyo to Osaka at home.

Oyakodon is quite simple – bite-sized pieces of juicy chicken cooked with slivers of onions and a softly set egg – yet it has a comforting, rich and nostalgic flavour.
A light Japanese salad with udon noodles, poached chicken, eggs and plenty of veggies, served with a warm dressing.
Omuraisu arrives at your table as a perfect, smooth, quivering oval, a golden omelette perched atop a bed of fried rice. You slice into it and it spills open,...
The panko coating used for these burgers keeps the juiciness of the minced meat in, with fragrant onion and crisp cabbage accentuating the texture and flavour.
Usually, okonomiyaki includes meat like bacon or prawns, and is topped with bonito flakes, but this is a vegetarian-friendly version. It's a highly...

Berry good

Recipes for red fruits.

A showstopping cake that makes any festive table shine. Always a popular light dessert during long Indian Summer days, this is a low-gluten dessert and if you exclude...
“I went to Sorell Fruit Farm to get a few photographs of the cherry blossoms. Most of the blossoms had already finished, but the first of the strawberries were...
This lovely dessert requires a little experience to master and you may wish to practice it a few times before serving it for a special occasion.
This single-step sorbet is a breeze to whip up and can be eaten immediately, making it the perfect last-minute dessert.
A warm Christmas lunch means you can leave the heavy pudding for some other time. Bring on the always-in-fashion, always-delicious pav, made here using the best...
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The right kueh

Is this way.

Store cake in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 4 days. You will need a 20 cm square cake pan for this recipe. Egg whites can be frozen for up to 1 month.
Darren Robertson stuffs these deep-fried glutinous rice balls with pineapple and banana for a tropical treat. 
The pastry shells are made using a special mould called a pie tee. As the moulds are difficult to find in Australia, we’ve substituted wonton wrappers and baked...
“These delicate little coconut wafers remind me of Chinese New Year because they would always be offered as a snack during the practice of ‘open house’, where...
If you can’t get fresh pandan leaves for the pancakes, substitute 1 teaspoon pandan paste, which you can easily purchase from Asian or Indian food stores. It will...
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