Battle


June 22, 2016

MOTOism: Matcha Sesame Tofu Two Ways

by Moto

When I tried to come up with a recipe for the Umami Chef Matcha Challenge*, all the usual recipes were too ordinary (lots of sweets) and I wanted to make something a bit different and creative.

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June 20, 2016

Conbini Creations: Super Easy Matcha Ice Cream

by Sarah

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Matcha ice cream brings back memories of eating sushi with my family. I grew up in the San Fernando Valley (Northridge, represent!), but my dad drove us all around Los Angeles in search of the best restaurants he could find before the internet existed.

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May 25, 2016

Japanify: Crabshroom Rice

by yoko

I wanted to make something simple and mouthwatering for the Canned Crab Challenge. Sarah’s Snow Crab Jeon is a tough act to follow, so I also wanted to make something that could potentially complement her recipe.

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May 23, 2016

Conbini Creations: Snow Crab Jeon

by Sarah

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Jeon is a savory Korean pancake. More like a flat, eggy omelet than a fluffy pancake you’d eat for breakfast, jeon can be eaten any time of day.

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August 29, 2011

Battle ReCPY: NYC Umeboshi Project, Pt. 2

by Moto

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PREFACE
Battle ReCPY: NYC Umeboshi Project, Pt. 1

After a couple of weeks of pickling plum in salt, it extracts all the water out of the plums, which makes umezu (plum vinegar).

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July 25, 2011

Battle ReCPY: The NYC Umeboshi Project

by Moto

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After seeing the Ume Project on the west coast, I was intrigued. I like umeboshi (pickled plums) and every time I go home to Japan, I bring back my mother’s homemade ones.

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February 14, 2011

Battle ReCPY: Madeleines, Take II (Marta + Madeleine)

by Moto

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PREFACE:
Battle ReCPY: Madeleines (Mary Ann + Marcus)

Valentine’s Day is so overrated. Why do people pay extra for red roses?

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February 7, 2011

Battle ReCPY: Madeleines (Mary Ann + Marcus)

by Moto

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Since I got a nice Williams-Sonoma gift card for the holidays, I went there to hunt for things I wanted, but didn’t necessarily need.

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November 8, 2010

Battle ReCPY: Road to the Perfect Flødeboller (Trial 1 – Complete Fail)

by Moto

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Welcome back to another Yamahomo baking battle. Now that I have completed my macaron battle (yeah, I can still come up with different colors amd flavors, but this basics are covered and completed), I needed something else to tackle.

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November 1, 2010

Battle ReCPY: Yamahomo vs. Ladurée: Matcha Macarons

by Moto