Girl’s Day

Celebrate Girl’s Day in Japan (Hinamatsuri or Doll Festival) with these special recipes such as chirashi sushi, clam soup, strawberry daifuku etc.

A white oval plate containing two Hanami Dango, served with matcha green tea.
A white oval plate containing two Hanami Dango, served with matcha green tea.

Hanami Dango 三色花見団子

Hanami Dango is enjoyed during cherry blossom viewing in Japan. Three-color rice balls (sanshoku...
A round fluted plate containing sakura mochi served with matcha tea.

Sakura Mochi (Video) 桜餅

Chewy sakura mochi with sweet anko filling is simply delectable! Add the aroma of...
Amazake (Fermented Japanese Rice Drink) in a Japanese bizen cup.

Amazake (Fermented Japanese Rice Drink) 甘酒

Creamy with a natural mild sweetness, Amazake or sweet sake is a popular Japanese...
Cherry Blossom Madeleines on a wire rack.

Cherry Blossom Madeleines (Video) 桜マドレーヌ

Celebrate Spring with Cherry Blossom Madeleines! These delightful French cookies are buttery, slightly sweet...
Cherry blossom rice balls on a white plate.

Cherry Blossom Rice Balls 桜のおにぎり

Representing the elegance of the changing season with trees in full bloom, these Cherry...
Cherry blossom milk pudding in a glass.

Cherry Blossom Milk Pudding 桜ミルクプリン

Celebrate the cherry blossom season with this delectable cherry blossom milk pudding. The soft...
Cream Soda | Easy Japanese Recipes at

Japanese Cream Soda クリームソーダ

One of my favorite drinks from Japan is Cream Soda, a delicious melon flavored...
Japanese Strawberry Shortcake ストロベリーショートケーキ I Easy Japanese Recipes at

Japanese Strawberry Shortcake いちごのショートケーキ

Here’s my moist, airy, and light Japanese strawberry shortcake recipe with homemade whipped cream....
Japanese clam clear soup in a red bowl.

Japanese Clear Clam Soup (Ushio-jiru) あさりの潮汁

The classic Japanese Clear Clam Soup is made with kombu dashi broth and Manila...
Sushi oke containing Chirashi Sushi.

Chirashi Sushi 五目ちらし寿司

Served on happy occasions in Japan, Chirashi Sushi is made of sushi rice mixed...
Cherry blossom cookies on a wire rack.

Cherry Blossom Cookies (Video) 桜クッキー

Enjoy crispy and buttery cherry blossom cookies with salt pickled cherry blossoms, decorate the...
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