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.

A donabe containing vegetables and pork in a savory miso soy milk broth.
A donabe containing vegetables and pork in a savory miso soy milk broth.

Soy Milk Hot Pot 豆乳鍋

Delicious Japanese Soy Milk Hot Pot recipe with napa cabbage, mushrooms, and thinly sliced...
A Japanese ceramic containing Homemade Ponzu Sauce. It's on a tray along with all the ingredients used for the sauce.

Homemade Ponzu Sauce (Video) ポン酢

Ponzu is a classic Japanese condiment that is both refreshing and versatile. Enjoy making...
Chanko Nabe in a donabe hot pot.

Chanko Nabe (Sumo Stew) ちゃんこ鍋

Chanko Nabe or Sumo Stew is a robust hot pot filled with all kinds...
A donabe containing pork, cabbage, tofu, and mushrooms in a kombu broth.

Hot Pot for One 白菜と豚バラの一人鍋 – ‘Midnight Diner: Tokyo Stories’

Fast, easy Hot Pot for One. Tender pork belly cooked in a delicious...
A Japanese donabe containing kimchi stew filled with vegetables and kimchi.

Kimchi Nabe (Video) キムチ鍋

Warm up with this spicy and flavorful Japanese Kimchi Nabe made with anchovy broth,...
A Dutch oven containing thousand layers of cabbage leaves and pork belly slices simmered in a savory dashi broth.

Mille-Feuille Nabe ミルフィーユ鍋

Classic Japanese Mille-Feuille Nabe recipe (ミルフィーユ鍋) with napa cabbage and sliced pork belly cooked...
Sukiyaki cooked in a cast iron pot.

Sukiyaki Recipe (Video) すき焼き

Authentic Sukiyaki recipe with seared marbled beef and a variety of vegetables including enoki,...
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Kimchi Jjigae (Kimchi Stew)

Kimchi Jjigae is a spicy Korean stew made with kimchi, tofu, and mushrooms. Make...
A Japanese ceramic bowl containing hot tofu.

Hot Tofu (Yudofu) 湯豆腐

Simple tofu cooked in a kombu (seaweed) stock, serve with ginger and scallion. ...
A donabe containing fish cakes and fish balls simmered in soy sauce-based dashi broth.

Oden (Japanese Fish Cake Stew) おでん

Comforting Japanese winter food with fish cakes, egg, octopus, and fish balls in a...
Sesame Sauce (Goma Dare)

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

Simple instruction on how to make sesame sauce, goma dare, at home.
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