Summer

From refreshing salads, BBQ dishes, cold noodle salads, rice balls, smoothies, to seasonal desserts, you’d enjoy our best summer recipes.

A square plate containing Miso Glazed Eggplant garnished with yuzu kosho.
A square plate containing Miso Glazed Eggplant garnished with yuzu kosho.

Miso Glazed Eggplant 茄子の味噌焼き

This oven-baked Miso Glazed Eggplant is easily the dream dish of any eggplant lover!...
Glass bowls containing Smashed Cucumber Salad with Ume Dressing.

Smashed Cucumber Salad with Ume Dressing たたききゅうりの梅ドレッシング和え

This Smashed Cucumber Salad with Ume Dressing is a perfect dish to re-energize the...
A wooden tray containing a plate of somen noodles, a bowl of sesame miso dipping sauce, and a plate of pork shabu shabu and cucumber slices.

Pork Shabu Shabu and Cold Somen with Sesame Miso Sauce 豚しゃぶ冷やしそうめん味噌胡麻だれ

Refreshing cold somen noodles served with chilled pork shabu shabu, cucumber slices, and sesame...
A Japanese kutaniware bowl containing matcha green tea ice cream served with wooden spoon.

Matcha Green Tea Ice Cream (Video) 抹茶アイスクリーム

Earthy, sweet Matcha Green Tea Ice Cream is the perfect treat on a hot...
A rice bowl containing Myoga Yukari Mazegohan.

Myoga Yukari Rice (Mazegohan) ミョウガとゆかりの混ぜご飯

This Myoga Yukari Mazegohan is a wonderful summer mixed rice made with Japanese ginger...
A Weck jar containing homemade fukujinzuke (Japanese pickles for curry).

Homemade Fukujinzuke (Japanese Pickles for Curry) 福神漬け

Made with crunchy daikon, cucumber, eggplant, and lotus root pickled in a soy sauce-based...
A Japanese plate containing Ume Miso and Shiso Onigiri.

Ume Miso and Shiso Onigiri 梅味噌と紫蘇のおにぎり

Flavored with a homemade blend of miso, shiso leaves, and sesame seeds, this Ume...
A Japanese blue and white rectangular plate containing Ume Miso Chicken.

Ume Miso Chicken 梅味噌チキン

With a tangy and sweet homemade blend of miso made with Japanese plums, this...
A plate containing salad drizzled with Ume Miso Dressing.

Ume Miso Dressing 梅味噌ドレッシング

With a hint of tangy and sweet Japanese plum flavor, this Ume Miso Dressing...
A donburi bowl containing grilled eel fillet over steamed rice.

Unadon (Eel Rice) (Video) 鰻丼

A classic Unadon (Japanese Eel Rice Bowl) recipe with sweet caramelized homemade unagi sauce...
A glass plate containing Cold Tuna Tomato Somen topped with julienned shiso leaves.

Cold Tuna and Tomato Somen (Video) ツナとトマトの冷やしそうめん

This 15-Minute Cold Tuna and Tomato Somen is the noodle you need for summertime!...
A glass containing Aka Shiso Juice.

Aka Shiso Juice (Red Perilla Juice) 赤紫蘇ジュース

With a beautiful, rose color and a refreshing taste, Aka Shiso Juice (Red Perilla...
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