canned food


March 30, 2015

Japanify: Tuna Toast

by yoko

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It’s no secret that I don’t like any breakfast/lunch egg dishes. So whenever I go out for brunch, I have to scour the menu for non-egg items.

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August 26, 2013

Kayo’s Kitchen: Final Days of Janky Eating

by Kayoko

I’m in a flurry of packing at the moment. Actually, Yoko and MOTO had to come over and help me pack since I just can’t seem to get it together.

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June 7, 2013

Packaging Whore: Chinatown Canned Goods

by Kayoko

Our shop is located right next to Oakland’s Chinatown, where I spend a lot of my time.

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April 25, 2013

Japanify: Daikon-Tuna Stir Fry

by yoko

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Sometimes the most humble ingredients can yield some seriously satisfying results. Some days I procrastinate until the last stop on my train to plan out what I’m going to make for dinner.

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April 23, 2013

Lazyass Cookin’: Tuna-can Pasta

by Kayoko

I love canned fish. When I was little, I would eat canned sardines in miso sauce by the spoonful.

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September 9, 2010

Japanify: Onigiri (Rice Balls)

by yoko

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My mom used to pack rice balls for me as an elementary school kid for lunch way before the sushi craze swept the nation and way before there were sightings of Alice Waters toting around onigiri.

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July 20, 2010

Lazyass Cookin’: Warm Arugula + Tuna Pasta (An Ode to Wilting Produce)

by Kayoko

Lazyass Cookin': Warm Arugula + Tuna Pasta

After living with my parents for the last year and half, I forgot how difficult it is to cook for just yourself.

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July 15, 2010

Japanify: The Japanese Canned Fish-Off

by yoko

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When the heat rolls in, laziness comes in the form of “I don’t want to cook.” Maybe it’s also an instinctual thing where I am unconsciously preparing for a fire or earthquake which is more likely to happen in the hot summer months by hoarding a bunch of canned booty.

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