Make Ahead

Browse our best make-ahead recipes. Save time in the kitchen by making a big batch for the freezer or preparing the night before your party. Try our readers’ favorites: All-Purpose Miso Sauce, Instant Pot Asian Pulled Pork, Japanese Stuffed Cabbage Rolls, and Bulgogi Onigirazu.

Lavender Madeleines
Lavender Madeleines

Lavender Madeleines – Guest Post by Roti n Rice

Biren from Roti n Rice shares her exquisite Lavender Madeleines on Just One Cookbook....
Spinach and Feta Turnovers on a table with plates, forks, and a cup of tea.

Spinach and Feta Turnovers – Guest Post by Katherine Martinelli

Katherine Martinelli - author of Puff Pastry at Lunch shares her savory Spinach and...
Chirashi Sushi Cake

Chirashi Sushi Cake ちらし寿司ケーキ

On March 3, celebrate Japan's Doll's Festival (Hina Matsuri) with the beautiful Chirashi Sushi...
Pickled Turnip with Yuzu on a blue plate.

Pickled Turnip with Yuzu カブの浅漬け (ゆず風味)

Pickled Turnip with Yuzu recipe is easy and quick thanks to a short pickling...
Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Simple instructions on how to make a delicious pineapple cake with a fresh pineapple....
Thomas Keller's Clam Chowder

Thomas Keller’s Clam Chowder

Perfect soup for the cold winter, clam chowder with breadbowl. Recipe adapted from...
Japanese rice bowls containing perfectly cooked Japanese rice.

How to Cook Japanese Rice in a Rice Cooker

How to Cook Japanese Rice in a Rice Cooker: Follow my rice-to-water ratio tips...
Chocolate Cake By Gourmantines Blog

Chocolate Cake – Guest Post By Gourmantine’s Blog

Simple chocolate cake layered with dark chocolate ganache and cherry, enjoy with whipped cream...
Sour Cabbage Meat Rolls (Sarma) | Sandra's Easy Cooking

Sour Cabbage Meat Rolls (Sarma) – Guest Post By Sandra’s Easy Cooking

European sour cabbage roll with ground beef cooked in a delicious tomato sauce, enjoy...
A white bowl containing Hong Kong Style Oxtail Soup (Borscht).

Oxtail Soup – Hong Kong Style Borscht

Hong Kong-Style Borscht recipe uses tomatoes instead of beets in a hearty Oxtail Soup...
Tandoori Chicken Puffs |

Tandoori Chicken Puffs

Spicy and flavorful tandoori chicken wrapped in a fluffy puff pastry. Made with...
Japanese salad dressing (Wafu Dressing) over the iceberg salad.

Wafu Dressing (Japanese Salad Dressing) 和風ドレッシング

Simple and delicious soy sauce based Japanese salad dressing, flavored with grated onion, soy...
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