Hot Pot

From party-favorite sukiyaki to kimchi nabe, here are the best Japanese hot pot recipes to make at home. They are perfect for cold-weather and social gatherings.

Mason jars containing Goma Dare (Japanese Sesame Sauce).

Popular Hot Pot Recipes

Chanko Nabe in a donabe hot pot.

Chanko Nabe (Sumo Stew) ちゃんこ鍋

5
(6)
Kimchi Gyoza Nabe served in donabe (Japanese earthenware pot).

Kimchi Gyoza Nabe (Hot Pot) キムチ餃子鍋

4.95
(19)
A Le Creuset pot containing Mille-Feuille Nabe, which is a hot pot dish with layers of pork belly slices and napa cabbage slices in a dashi broth.

Mille-Feuille Nabe ミルフィーユ鍋

5
(19)
A donabe containing udon noodles, chicken, fish cakes, deep fried tofu, mushrooms, and leeks in a hearty miso broth.

Miso Nikomi Udon 味噌煮込みうどん

4.84
(43)
An electric hot pot containing Mizore Nabe, a Japanese hot pot with grated daikon.

Mizore Nabe (Hot Pot with Grated Daikon) みぞれ鍋

4.56
(9)
A Japanese earthenware pot (donabe) containing Mizutaki (Japanese Chicken Hot Pot) filled with chicken, tofu, mushrooms, and all kinds of vegetables.

Mizutaki (Chicken Hot Pot) 水炊き

4.85
(19)
A donabe containing vegetables and pork in a savory miso soy milk broth.

Soy Milk Hot Pot 豆乳鍋

5
(2)
Subscribe Now!

5 Secrets to Japanese Cooking:
Simple Meals & Authentic Flavors!

Sign up to receive our FREE email series
on Japanese cooking tips and weekly newsletter.

Mason jars containing Goma Dare (Japanese Sesame Sauce).

How to Make Sesame Sauce (Goma Dare) 胡麻だれ

5
(6)
Enjoy this simple Japanese Sesame Sauce (Goma Dare) recipe for shabu shabu hot pot,...
Tablesetup for shabu shabu - donabe hot pot, vegetables, meat, udon, and dipping sauces.

Shabu Shabu Recipe (Video)しゃぶしゃぶ

4.7
(96)
Shabu Shabu is a popular Japanese-style hot pot everyone at the table cooks the...
A Le Creuset pot containing Mille-Feuille Nabe, which is a hot pot dish with layers of pork belly slices and napa cabbage slices in a dashi broth.

Mille-Feuille Nabe ミルフィーユ鍋

5
(19)
Enjoy my recipe for Japanese Mille-Feuille Nabe with "a thousand layers“ of napa cabbage...
Japanese round cast iron pan containing Sukiyaki, a Japanese hot pot dish where marbled beef, tofu, and vegetables are simmered in sweetened soy sauce broth.

Sukiyaki Recipe (Video) すき焼き

4.89
(27)
Try my authentic Sukiyaki recipe of marbled beef, tofu, mushrooms, and vegetables in a...
A donabe (earthenware hot pot) containing meat, seafood, and vegetables.

Yosenabe (Japanese Hot Pot) 寄せ鍋

4.8
(24)
Yosenabe is a classic Japanese hot pot made with a mix of chicken, seafood,...
A donabe clay pot containing Japanese fish cake stew called oden, an assortment of fish balls and fish cakes.

Oden (Japanese Fish Cake Stew) おでん

5
(4)
Oden is a Japanese fish cake stew simmered in a soy sauce-based dashi broth...
A Japanese clay pot simmering chicken meatballs, tofu, mushrooms, and various vegetables in a savory dashi broth.

Tsukune Hot Pot 鶏つくね鍋

5
(2)
Tsukune Hot Pot is a Japanese dinner of chicken meatballs, tofu, and mushrooms cooked...
Chicken Zosui (Japanese rice soup) served in a donabe, Japanese earthenware pot.

Zosui (Japanese Rice Soup) 雑炊

4.91
(20)
Zosui is a mild and comforting Japanese rice soup cooked in a savory dashi...
A mason jar containing Yuzu Ponzu (Yuzupon) - Japanese citrus dipping sauce.

Yuzu Ponzu ゆずポン

4.67
(9)
What to do with fresh yuzu fruits? Make this delicious Japanese dipping sauce called...
An electric hot pot containing Mizore Nabe, a Japanese hot pot with grated daikon.

Mizore Nabe (Hot Pot with Grated Daikon) みぞれ鍋

4.56
(9)
With napa cabbage, fried tofu, and mushrooms simmered in kombu dashi, Mizore Nabe is...
Just One Cookbook Essential Japanese Recipes vol-2

Love Our Recipes?
Check out our cookbooks!

Learn More!