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Monday, March 20, 2017

Stir-Fried Dried Squid and Vegetables (NO Knife! Kitchen Shears) - Video Recipe

We received some dried squids when we visited the nearby shrine for our son's Omiyamairi (the first shrine visit) and my darling's Yakubarai (ceremony to drive away evil spirits). I decided to make a dish out of them.

It turned out to a very tasty and delicious stir-fried dish, goes great with white rice. Oyster-sauce flavor, with a hint of chive is obviously addictive. Very filling with lots of bean sprouts ;)

dried squid recipe
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LAHg88WH8To

You don't need a knife but use kitchen scissors / kitchen shears!

Of course, you can use regular squids.

FYI: Hatsumiya-Mairi (初宮参り) or Omiyamairi (お宮参り) is one of the traditional celebration events for Japanese babies. Whenever a newborn is over a month old, we bring the baby to a nearby shrine for a greeting (giving the invocation).
https://www.instagram.com/p/BP-2kGbjEpa/?taken-by=ochikeron



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Stir-Fried Dried Squid and Vegetables

Difficulty: Easy
Time: 20min + soaking time
Number of servings: 4

Ingredients:
2 dried squids
400g (14oz.) bean sprouts
1 bundle Chinese chives
1 tsp. Toban Jan (hot bean sauce / Chinese red chili paste)
1 tbsp. sesame oil
A
* 1 tbsp. Sake
* 1 tbsp. oyster sauce
* 1 tbsp. soy sauce
* 1 tsp. sesame oil

Directions:
1. Soak the dried squids in water overnight to make them soft. Cut into thin strips using kitchen shears. *remove the hard gristle and dirty tips
2. Mix A very well.
3. Heat sesame oil in a frying pan, add Toban Jan, then cook until fragrant. Add the squids, then stir-fry until heated.
4. Add the bean sprouts and cook until coated with oil. Then add the Chinese chives (cutting them into 2 inches long with kitchen shears), season with A to finish.

↓レシピ(日本語)
http://cooklabo.blogspot.jp/2017/03/blog-post.html
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Thursday, March 9, 2017

Edible Snowman (Tamago Boro/Egg Biscuits/小饅頭) - Video Recipe

Tamago Boro (Egg Biscuits) are very popular snack in Japan, especially among kids (from 7 month babies to toddlers)!

One day, my daughter attached two pieces together and said "Yukidaruma (snowman)"! So I glued them together and drew eyes on it.

Edible Snowman
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yn_ld2h-ih0



Here are what I used:
Deco Choco Pen White デコチョコペン ホワイト 1本9g
https://tomiz.com/item/01436500
Edible Drawing Pen (black) 食べれるおえかきペン(ブラック)3g
https://tomiz.com/item/01428200

How to Make Tamago Boro (Egg Biscuits 小饅頭) from scratch
おやつの定番!たまごボーロの作り方
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lB0qJDjwX8Y

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Saturday, February 25, 2017

Bread Crust Swirl French Toast - Video Recipe

Fun, cute, and delicious way to use up bread crusts, or leftover bread is OK of course.

Bread Crust Swirl French Toast
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9p0yWEkW_II

This cute swirl idea was talked about online in Japan recently ;)



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Bread Crust Swirl French Toast

Difficulty: Easy
Time: 30min
Number of servings: 4

Ingredients:
bread crusts (from about 8 slices of bread)
150ml milk
1 egg
1 tbsp. sugar
vanilla extract
butter
maple syrup, honey, chocolate sauce or etc...

Directions:
1. In a spouted measuring cup, mix milk, egg, sugar, and vanilla extract.
2. Place the bread crusts in a flat container.
3. Pour in the egg mixture and soak the bread crusts for about 15 minutes.
4. Fit the bread crusts into muffin rings.
5. Heat butter in a frying pan. Place the muffin rings, cover and cook on low for 2~3 minutes on both sides. *you want to cook on low to cook thoroughly.
6. You can served with maple syrup, honey, chocolate sauce, or whatever you prefer!

↓レシピ(日本語)
http://cooklabo.blogspot.jp/2017/02/blog-post_23.html
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