Chicken Adobo Hard Boiled Eggs

Adobo is sauce in Spanish and it is used in many Latin American cuisines. Then, there is Filipino adobo which differs from one region to the next. This salty, sour and spicy stew brought Filipino cuisine to the attention of the world. Amazingly this dish can last up to four days at room temperature and the…

Vegetable Gyoza with Sesame Soy Dipping Sauce

Little Japanese morsels that are very VERY moorish. Try stopping at one. Lovely suggestion for your bento box.Vegetable Gyoza with Sesame-Soy Dipping Sauce. Ingredients 100g packet Vegetable Gyoza 1/4 cup light soy sauce 2 tbsp Italian White Wine Vinegar 2 tsp White Sugar 1 tsp finely chopped ginger 1 tsp sesame oil 1 small red…

Oriental Chicken Bok Choy Mushrooms Recipe

This simple chicken dish is pleasantly 157 calories only. But don’t misjudge this low calorie dish because it is pack with flavors of the orient. Ingredients: 120g/4 oz of chicken breast 4 button mushrooms, sliced 1 large pak choi, head 2 teaspoons of low sodium soy sauce 4 thin slices of fresh ginger, peeled and…

Ebi Chili Bento Recipe

This mild tasting dish is an all time favorite of kids (of all ages). Full of flavor, the shrimp cooks in just minutes. To remove the shrimp’s slippery feel, soak it in water with 1 tsp baking soda for 15 minutes. It is best to cook this dish in a non-stick pan. Ingredients: 1 tbsp…

Osaka Okonomiyaki Recipe

Okonomiyaki is a Japanese savory pancake containing a variety of ingredients. It was thought to have originated from pancakes of Tokyo area and crepe in Kyoto. This frugal food is commonly consisted of cabbage in flour cake. Kansai and Hiroshima is the heartland of this frugal dish. In fact, there are different versions for each…

Ton Shoga Yaki Recipe

This dish in inspired by Chinese style of cooking where we stir-fry pork with ginger. This dish is fast and easy to cook and perfect for summer time. The sharp flavor of ginger is refreshing on hot days. SERVES 4 Ingredients: ¼ cup soy sauce 2 tablespoons sake 2 tablespoons sugar 2 teaspoons grated ginger…

Bento Chicken Teriyaki Bento Recipe

This recipe modified from Naomi Kijima’s book Bento Boxes. This recipe will take a little more time to make because f the marinating involved in cooking procedure. It is best to start by marinating the chicken while cooking the rice and fixing everything else while waiting for these two to finished. This recipe is good…

Vegetable Gyoza with Sesame Soy Dipping Sauce

Little Japanese morsels that are very VERY moorish. Try stopping at one. Lovely suggestion for your bento box.Vegetable Gyoza with Sesame-Soy Dipping Sauce. Ingredients 100g packet Vegetable Gyoza 1/4 cup light soy sauce 2 tbsp Italian White Wine Vinegar 2 tsp White Sugar 1 tsp finely chopped ginger 1 tsp sesame oil 1 small red…

Veggie Dumplings Bento Recipe

Dumplings are cooked balls of dough with different fillings. They may be cooked by boiling, steaming, simmering, frying, or baking. Dumpling wrappers can be found at Asian grocery stores. This recipe is only contains 275 calories but heavy enough for a meal. Ingredients: ½ cup/120g chopped cabbage ¼ cup/ 60g chopped scallions ¼ cup/60g green…