Hamburgers Braised with Prunes and Wine

Prunes and Red Wine Are Keys
An Alternative to the Standard American Burger

Potatoes

Potatoes

This Japanese approach to Hamburgers braised with Prunes and Red Wines is a delicious veresion, which stands in remarkable contrast to the commonly eaten Burgers which are so common in the Standard American Diet, which usually come with a White Bun and a large serving of deep-fried Potatoes. Continue reading

Hawaiian Picnic Vegetables

A Drive to Kahuku Point
Stingrays, Squid and Starfish

Cooking Asian dishes with Asian eggplants

Asian Eggplants

This is a method he Kamai’ina or old-time Hawaiians used to fix vegetables for grilling at barbecues.

“Let’s drive out to around  Kahuku Point, out past Waiale’e. It’s one of my favorite beaches,” Cousin Hank said. “The road’s poor, but when you get Continue reading

Sauteed Vegetables, Bento Style

Ideal for Box Lunches
Crispy After Many Hours

how to make crispy vegetables for bento lunch

Bento Style Crispy Vegtables

Here’s a recipe for juicy sauteed Vegetables, Bento Style, which incorporates the latest research from Japan on how to prepare dishes that hold up well under long storage between cooking time and eating time.

Sauteed vegetables are a common ingredient in Japanese box Continue reading