There are so many delicious recipes in here. This book is for Americans (and others) who want to learn about the riches of Japanese cuisine that they don't get in Japanese restaurants here. I don't think it's a good fit for people who hate cooking or don't have time to really cook, and just want interesting and tasty 10 min meals they can get on the table. If you don’t add sugar, it’s too salty to take it own. It is filled with beautiful photography, lovely recipes and fascinating stories from Sakai's childhood. Buy Japanese Home Cooking: Simple Meals, Authentic Flavors 01 by Sonoko Sakai (ISBN: 9781611806168) from Amazon's Book Store. I have taken classes with Sonoko and have learned so much about cooking authentic Japanese food. The essential guide to Japanese home cooking--the ingredients, techniques, and core recipes--for seasoned cooks and beginners who are craving authentic Japanese flavors. Japanese Home Cooking Simple Meals Authentic Flavors by Sonoko Sakai, Rick Poon available in Hardcover on Powells.com, also read synopsis and reviews. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. So, I bought this as a gift for my wife who loves to cook - especially Japanese food. I finally learned the proper way to cut kabocha... been doing that all wrong. Mmm and okonomiyaki and crab cream croquettes! So, I bought this as a gift for my wife who loves to cook - especially Japanese food. Her many fans in the LA region and elsewhere have been anticipating the arrival of this book for a long time and it certainly doesn't disappoint. I cannot recommend this cookbook highly enough for people who love to cook. Reviewed in the United States on November 23, 2019. My family is also so excited to try Ms. Sakai's ozoni recipe for New Year! Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $35. It's going to be a delicious new year. I loved the lovely photographs showcasing the delicious food. For context, I am a pretty intense home cook, and after four trips to Japan have become obsessed with learning everything I can about Japanese cooking. Gorgeous and delightful Japanese cookbook filled with healthy recipes. The essential guide to Japanese home cooking—the ingredients, techniques, and over 100 recipes—for seasoned cooks and beginners who are craving authentic Japanese flavors. They’ll do you fine, fellow home cooks! Speaking of gifts, I am planning to buy copies of this book for holiday gifts for friends and family. The essential guide to Japanese home cooking--the ingredients, techniques, and over 100 recipes--for seasoned cooks and beginners who are craving authentic Japanese flavours. Ultimate anthology for Japanese home cooking (and PS I made soba from scratch)! Ms. Sakai is a wonderful storyteller. My favorites dishes so far are the water kimchi which is super beautiful and refreshing and the amazuzuke (quick vinegar pickles) which also make beautiful gifts. I loved the lovely photographs showcasing the delicious food. Basic Search Advanced Search Browse the Catalog. They say that 90% of Japanese restaurants in the US serve sushi while 90% of restaurants in Japan don't serve sushi. It all leaves me with a sense that I'm learning from someone who is not only a master but sincerely wants her readers become masters themselves. The essential guide to Japanese home cooking—the ingredients, techniques, and over 100 recipes—for seasoned cooks and beginners who are craving authentic Japanese flavors.Using high-quality, seasonal ingredients in simple preparations, Sonoko Sakai offers recipes with a gentle voice and a passion for authentic Japanese cooking. Reviewed in the United States on December 7, 2019. The essential guide to Japanese home cooking--the ingredients, techniques, and over 100 recipes--for seasoned cooks and beginners who are craving authentic Japanese flavors.Using high-quality, seasonal ingredients in simple preparations, Sonoko Sakai offers recipes with a gentle voice and a passion for authentic Japanese cooking. Japanese Home Cooking : Simple Meals, Authentic Flavors (eBook) : Sakai, Sonoko : The essential guide to Japanese home cooking--the ingredients, techniques, and over 100 recipes--for seasoned cooks and beginners who are craving authentic Japanese flavors. The essential guide to Japanese home cooking--the ingredients, techniques, and over 100 recipes--for seasoned cooks and beginners who are craving authentic Japanese flavors. Please savor this cookbook and take a deep dive into the delightful realm of Japanese cooking. The noodles were sooooo much tastier than store-bought! 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The noodles were sooooo much tastier than store-bought! But the ingredients are clean and authentic, and the recipes are clear and instructive with gorgeous pictures. For my money, it is currently THE go-to book for those wanting to cook authentic Japanese cuisine. “Japanese Home Cooking: Simple Meals, Authentic Flavors” by Sonoko Sakai (Roost Books, $40). Japanese Home Cooking: Simple Meals, Authentic Flavors Ramen Obsession: The Ultimate Bible for Mastering Japanese Ramen Chinese Soul Food: A Friendly Guide … Using high-quality, seasonal ingredients in simple preparations, Sonoko Sakai off I received a DIGITAL Advance Reader Copy of this book from #NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. The soba in homemade bonito and kombu dashi- so good! She is a true "world citizen". In particular, Sakai's compelling journey as a young Japanese-American woman is an inspiring read. I can't say enough good things about this cookbook! But the ingredients are clean and authentic, and the recipes are clear and instructive with gorgeous pictures. I was not disappointed! Gorgeous and delightful Japanese cookbook filled with healthy recipes. Delicious & Authentic Japanese Home Cooking, Reviewed in the United States on December 5, 2019. Sonoko Sakai's book is the ultimate anthology for Japanese home cooking. This is no friendly “get yummy Japanese food on the table before the kids melt down, before the dog barfs in the hallway, before parents desperately need that next bottle of wine. In Japanese cooking, we use sugar to balance out the soy sauce and miso, which are made from the fermentation of soybeans and salt. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Ms. Sakai is a wonderful storyteller. I don't think it's a good fit for people who hate cooking or don't have time to really cook, and just want interesting and tasty 10 min meals they can get on the table. 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