Posted on October 19, 2014

Monthly Recipe: Soy Sauce Toffee Apple Crumble

Monthly Recipe: Soy Sauce Toffee Apple Crumble

EDIT: This recipe was a runner up in the Kikkoman Blogger Recipe Challenge! As promised, here is my second creation for the ‘Kikkoman Best Blogger Recipe Competition’. As with my Spicy Soy Sauce Fish Pie, I decided to take a British classic and give it a Kikkoman twist. With this dish, I also wanted to do … Continue reading

Monthly Recipe: Spicy Soy Sauce Fish Pie

Monthly Recipe: Spicy Soy Sauce Fish Pie

Kikkoman, the soy sauce makers, are currently running a ‘Kikkoman Best Blogger Recipe Competition’ and I thought it would be a bit of fun to enter. In fact, I got so carried away that I have decided to create two entries, and this is the first. The remit is to create a non-oriental ‘one pot’ or … Continue reading

Word of the Week: もったいない

Word of the Week: もったいない

It’s time for Word of the Week again! Last time we looked at a Japanese word or phrase beginning with ‘me’ (め), focussing on めんどくさい (mendokusai), which means ‘troublesome’ or ‘bothersome’. This week I’m looking for a word or phrase beginning with ‘mo’ (も). A big thank you for the suggestions this week: Rockin’ suggested ‘moteru’ (モテる), ‘popular’; and ‘motemote’ (モテモテ), … Continue reading