Need some cucumber inspiration? Try Sunomono or Japanese Cucumber Salad in 4 ways! Marinated in vinegar, sugar, salt and soy sauce, this sweet & sour cucumber salad makes a perfect side dish. It’s light, healthy and incredibly refreshing!
Here are 15 popular Japanese salad recipes that you can enjoy year round! From refreshing carrot-ginger dressing to Japanese spinach salad in sesame sauce, you will love these healthy, easy-to-follow recipes.
Takoyaki is a popular street food from Osaka with bits of octopus and dough inside a slightly crispy shell, garnished with takoyaki sauce, mayo, and Aonori.
Cute animal sandwich bento made with cheese, ham, nori. Be creative and make different sandwiches to go with different animal characters!
Delicious seafood appetizer with thinly sliced octopus drizzled in lemon and olive oil, topped with chopped cucumber, tomato, and sweet onion.
Japanese bento with cute octopus shaped sausage, broccoli, grape, tomato, and rice, popular with children.
Classic Japanese side dish, boiled spinach marinated in light soy and garnished with bonito flakes. Very simple and quick to prepare.
Comforting Japanese winter food with fish cakes, egg, octopus, and fish balls in a flavorful dashi. It tastes even better the second day.
Tako Su (octopus salad) is a common appetizer served in Izakaya (Japanese tapas) style restaurants. If you enjoy octopus sashimi, here’s another fun way to enjoy octopus.