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Salmon Teriyaki

Fused by Fiona's salmon teriyaki recipe for Japanese food
The perfect combination of flavours in the salmon and the sweet teriyaki sauce make this an all-time favourite in households across the world and on menus in both Asian and non-Asian restaurants.

PRODUCER SPOTLIGHT: Atelier Aiakane's Indigo Blue Tea - You've never seen tea like this before

PRODUCER SPOTLIGHT: Atelier Aiakane's Indigo Blue Tea - You've never seen tea like this before

You'll be as impressed by the beautiful aroma and taste of Atelier Aiakane's indigo blue tea as by its breathtakingly vibrant blue color.

Lighter fare for spring weather

Lighter fare for spring weather

With the changing of seasons, there is also a change in one’s lifestyle. A common change in Japan is one’s diet. Since spring brings warmer weather, the food tends to be lighter. Beef and pork are a little dense, so fish and tofu become the popular protein of the season. Although fish might not be everyone’s cup of tea, there are different types to suit your taste or to slowly wean you into possibly liking it.

Discover some of the sakura foods that make the beginning of spring even better!

sakura foods, sweets and tea

Described as flowery sweet, sakura have a soft cherry taste that goes well with a lot of different food. Here are some of the traditional foods you can try to satisfy your sakura tooth.

GIVEAWAY: Japanese Indigo Blue Soap

Japanese indigo blue soap
GIVEAWAY: Japanese Indigo Blue Soap

PRODUCER SPOTLIGHT: Vegetable Park - Vegetable Park is Everyone's Park

Ayumu Ueda, co-founder of Vegetable Park
Share in Ayumu and Emi Ueda's love of agriculture, fresh seasonal vegetables and the community in which they farm.

4 Ways To Add Green Tea To Your Recipes

4 Ways To Add Green Tea To Your Recipes
Many people classify green tea as a superfood because of its wide range of positive effects on the body, mind, and overall well-being. Matcha is a special type of green tea which uses the best parts of the green tea leaf. It is also more versatile for use in recipes since it can easily mix with other ingredients. Here are 4 easy ways to add matcha into your recipes.

Kitchen Beauty: Natural DIY Kitchen Beauty Hacks from Japan

Kitchen Beauty: Natural DIY Kitchen Beauty Hacks from Japan
Rubbing tea leaves on your face, moisturising with camellia oil and toning with rice water? Learn more about these DIY kitchen beauty hacks.

25 Matcha Trivia You (Probably) Didn't Know

25 Matcha Trivia You (Probably) Didn't Know from Japanese Green Tea Company
Think you know matcha? Here are some fun facts that may surprise you!

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT: Yuko Uchiyama - Sending a Kokoro Gift from Japan to Spain and Switzerland

Kokoro Care Packages Community Spotlight
Interested in sending Kokoro Care Packages as a gift? Yuko Uchiyama shares her experiences of living abroad and of sending a Kokoro Care Package to her boyfriend's family in Spain and Switzerland.

GIVEAWAY: Matcha - Premium Japanese Powdered Green Tea

MATCHA - PREMIUM JAPANESE POWDERED GREEN TEA
GIVEAWAY: Matcha - Premium Japanese Powdered Green Tea

7 Types Of Japanese Seaweed You Should Know

Wakame seaweed from Japan
How many of these common Japanese seaweed do you know?