Under 5 Ingredients

Make satisfying dinners with our simple and easy 5-ingredients recipes. From Japanese-style wafu pasta to fried rice dishes, these easy recipes will be your new dinner staples. Salt, pepper, oil, water —and any optional ingredients – are freebies.

Steamed rice in Japanese rice bowls.
Steamed rice in Japanese rice bowls.

How To Cook Japanese Rice in a Pot on the Stove (Video)

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No rice cooker? Learn how to cook Japanese rice on the stove! My simple...
Quick & Easy Tamagoyaki | Easy Japanese Recipes at JustOneCookbook.com

Quick and Easy Tamagoyaki

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Homemade recipe for easy tamagoyaki. Enjoy this delicious Japanese rolled omelette in bento or...
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How To Make Ham Flower

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Japanese make pretty decoration out of food. Dress up your bento with a ham...
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How To Make Octopus Sausage

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Making cute octopus sausage for children's bento is very easy, just follow these quick...
Kombu Dashi | Easy Japanese Recipes at JustOneCookbook.com

How To Make Kombu Dashi (Vegan) (Video) 昆布だし

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Learn how to make Kombu Dashi, a vegan-friendly Japanese soup stock, at home and...
Awase Dashi in a measuring cup, and kombu and katsuobushi on a bamboo basket.

How To Make Dashi (Video) だしの作り方

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Learn how to make Awase Dashi (Japanese soup stock) at home with umami-packed ingredients,...
A red bowl containing Clam Miso Soup.

Japanese Clam Miso Soup あさりの味噌汁

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Flavorful manila clam miso soup in dashi kombu stock, garnished with green onion.
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Roasted Chestnuts 焼き栗

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Chestnut roasted over charcoal, healthy snack recipe for the fall.
Sake Mojito

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Refreshing mojito with crushed mint and a splash of lime, perfect for that warm...
Japanese rice bowls containing perfectly cooked Japanese rice.

How to Cook Japanese Rice in a Rice Cooker

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How to Cook Japanese Rice in a Rice Cooker: Follow my rice to water...
Hiyayakko (Japanese Chilled Tofu) on a blue plate.

Japanese Cold Tofu (Hiyayakko) 冷奴

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Hiyayakko or Japanese Chilled Tofu is a perfect appetizer or side dish that you...
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Shiso Garlic Soy Sauce ニンニク紫蘇醤油

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I got the recipe for my favorite flavored soy sauce, Shiso Garlic Soy Sauce...
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