A perfect quick lunch menu. You can enjoy it the soup itself but I strongly recommend it with grilled onigiri and an Onsen Tamago. Ingredients (for 2 servings) 240 g Japanese mustard spinach (otherwise spinach) 40 g carrot 150 g mushrooms 1/2 tsp dashi powder 2 cups water Sesame oil for seasoning Salt for seasoning Black pepper for seasoning 1 grilled onigiri (See this page for the recipe.) 1 Onsen Tamago (See this page for the recipe.) Instructions Prepare the vegetable soup. Slice the mushrooms. Cut the mustard spinach into bite-size length. Cut the carrot into rectangular slices. Prepare a saucepan and heat the water until it comes to a […]
Koji is an ingredient used for fermented foods such as miso and Sake, made from grain such as rice, wheat, soybean, etc. The beneficial bacteria promote gut health and are also rich in enzymes that help to digest protein, carbs and fat while increasing the bioavailability of minerals. Ingredients Fresh mushrooms (Any kind of mushroom is OK.) Salt Koji 1-1.5 tbsp per 100 g of mushrooms Instructions Prepare a pan and boil water. Slice the mushrooms. Cook mushrooms for 1.5 mins. Then drain the excess water. Prepare a clean food container. Mix the mushrooms and salt koji together. When it cools, store in the fridge. It lasts for 5 days.