Japanese Burdock Rice \\\ Riz japonais à la bardane

(version française plus bas!)  The other day, I stumbled upon some burdock root at my favourite produce store. I was really curious to see it sold as a root vegetable, as I am more familiar with the dried root that I use in herbal tea blends. Well, the fresh root is delicious! It has aContinue reading “Japanese Burdock Rice \\\ Riz japonais à la bardane”

Lazy Udon Noodle Soup

I love blogging about food because I get to really experiment and put some creativity in the kitchen… most days. Other days, I’m just running around getting organized, and I just don’t have time to cook something fancy. Today was one of those days where I knew I needed energy but didn’t have time toContinue reading “Lazy Udon Noodle Soup”

Okonomiyaki Night!

I love okonomiyaki! Well, actually, I love the idea of them. I never ate any in restaurants because they are usually garnished with bonito flakes. Tonight however, I really wanted to cook something special and this came to my mind! An okonomiyaki is a Japanese cabbage pancake that is traditionally garnished with ponzu sauce, mayo,Continue reading “Okonomiyaki Night!”