Plum Wine or Umeshu (梅酒) is a Japanese liqueur made by steeping fresh Japanese plum (ume) in shochu/white liquor and sugar – homemade recipe.
Creamy with a natural mild sweetness, Amazake or sweet sake is a popular Japanese hot drink during the New Year’s. Made with rice koji, it is also a healthy drink to improve your immune system.
Top favorite matcha recipes you’ll love from my Japanese kitchen. Discover the versatility of matcha green tea in everyday cooking and baking.
One of my favorite drinks from Japan is Cream Soda, a delicious melon flavored soda drink with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
Fresh homemade lemonade is so simple and easy to make with just a few ingredients. Here are 3 delicious versions of lemonade: Classic, Thyme, and Mint Lemonade. Grab your pitcher and kick off the summer with these icy cool drinks!
If you love iced coffee, then you must try Japanese Iced Coffee. Enjoy all the wonderful flavors and aromatics from the beans.
The Masala Chai is delicious Indian milk tea made with a blend of spices such as cardamom and ginger. There are many versions of this tea, but this recipe is from my Indian neighbor who became one of my best friends.
Try this delicious cold brew coffee made with ground coffee, filtered water, and a bit of time and patience, resulting in a less acidic and more aromatic cold coffee.
Sweet and flavorful smoothie made with pumpkin puree, Greek yogurt, pumpkin pie spice, and almond milk. Garnish with cinnamon.
Enjoy and relax with authentic matcha at home. Green tea is full of antioxidants, and the unique earthy matcha flavors are irresistible.