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Win a signed copy of the ‘Mochi Magic’ cookbook (and a box of mochiko) by food writer Kaori Becker and learn how to make the beloved Japanese treat at home. 5 lucky winners will be selected!
Are you big fans of mochi? This month I’ve partnered with my friend and food writer Kaori Becker to give away her newest cookbook ‘Mochi Magic: 50 Traditional & Modern Recipes for the Japanese Treat‘. A product of love and a lifelong passion for the art, Kaori’s cookbook will show you the secrets of mochi making and a great variety of mochi recipes.
We’re giving away Kaori’s lovely cookbook to 5 of our lucky winners. Each winner will also get a box of mochiko flour. Enter to win this giveaway now!
What You’ll Love About ‘Mochi Magic’
Mochi — the traditional Japanese treat made of chewy rice dough — is a popular and versatile vehicle for all kinds of sweet and savory fillings, and can easily be molded into a variety of shapes and flavors!
Food writer Kaori Becker’s easy-to-follow techniques for creating and cooking with mochi deliver the perfect mix of fun and tradition. Each colorful page brims with recipes for hand-pounded, steamed, and modern microwave mochi; fillings like homemade bean paste, matcha cream cheese, rosewater, Nutella, black sesame, Oreo Cream Cheese, and Japanese plum wine.
Mochi Magic also features mochi-focused goodies like Bacon-Wrapped Mochi, traditional Ozoni Soup, baked mochi treats (mochi brownies, waffles, and more!); and inspiration for shaping irresistibly charming mochi flowers, baby chicks, pandas, and more. There is something for all mochi lovers here, both traditional and modern!
You can also pre-order the book here. It will make a great gift for anyone who is into baking or mochi making!
About The Author:
Kaori Becker is the author of Mochi Magic and a cook specializing in Japanese cuisine. Growing up “hapa” (half-Japanese) in the Bay Area, she was drawn to her mother’s Japanese home cooking, especially sweets and baked goods. Together with her mother, Becker runs Kaori’s Kitchen, a Bay Area cooking school featuring popular mochi classes. Becker also co-owns The Mochi Shop in Columbus, Ohio.
Giveaway Rules Please Note: Your email for the comment entry has to match with your email address in my Email Newsletter Subscription mailing list. This giveaway contest closes on Wed, Nov 18, 2020, at 12 p.m. PST and is open to the US only (including Alaska & Hawaii). Five (5) winners will be selected via Pick Giveaway Winner Plugin and contacted via email, so please include a valid email address in the email address entry box (please double check your spelling!). The winners are required to respond within 36 hours to claim the prize.
How to Enter: The more tickets/comments left on this blog post will increase your odds of winning. Good luck! Ticket 2 (Required): Subscribe to Just One Cookbook Email Newsletter if you haven’t and leave a separate comment below on this post. Ticket 3 (Optional): Subscribe to Kaori’s Kitchen newsletter and leave a separate comment below on this post. Ticket 4 (Optional): Follow JOC Instagram and then leave a separate comment below on this post. Ticket 5 (Optional): Subscribe to JOC YouTube channel and leave a separate comment below on this post. Ticket 6 (Optional): Like JOC Facebook and leave a separate comment below on this post.
Congratulations! The winners are…
- Sherri Asamura
- Debbie Kurson
We’ll be contacting you shortly.