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The Little Rice Cooker That Could

I am begining to hate this new keyboard’s interface with WordPress. I appologize for the late post, I have been weeping over the demise of my beloved rice cooker. 261 more words

Food Thought

15. Sushi Rice

To me, great sushi is lightly vinegary, short grained, perfectly cooked rice. It’s warm and done in a way where the rice is separate yet can hold together. 242 more words


Japanese Trio

I’ve had a sushi craving for a while now, but the budget doesn’t allow for an outing as I’m saving up for b’day dim sum next weekend. 315 more words


Korean Calamari with sushi rice

This adventure in food included me:

  1. Trying a new recipe courtesy of Nigella Lawson’s cookbook, “Kitchen”
  2. Eating squid.  I LOVE SQUID
  3. Totally messing up the cooking of sushi rice and having to re-cook it…
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Microbatch Vinegared Sushi Rice

Previously, on tastingmenu.wordpress.com –

* https://tastingmenu.wordpress.com/2012/05/28/making-sushi-rice/

…The basic rice-to-vinegar ratio is 6:1 or 1 cup of vinegar for every 6 cups of uncooked rice…
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Nobu At Home

Panko Crusted Tuna

I like to have tuna only once every couple of weeks, as it can contain high amounts of mercury, which can’t be good for anyone! But I truly love the texture, flavor and consistency of tuna, especially with a nice crispy exterior. 173 more words