Tuesday, December 29, 2015

10 photos

I first posted 10 photos back in 2008 as part of a meme, now I do this every year as a way to look back on the year.

thanks MIL for the donabe(ceramic pot) 1. Our first nabe (hot pot) using the clay pot we got from MIL's stash.

not rolled cabbage 2. (not)Rolled Cabbage, a fun and easy dish.

kei-chan is a popular dish in the gujo hachiman area. chicken is simmered in a spicy miso sauce with cabbage & onion. I added red bell pepper to give it some color.  #keichan #dinner #gujohachiman #ケイチャン #郡上八幡 #japan #岐阜 #gifu 3. Kei-chan, a dish we tried when we visited Gujo-Hachiman.

my very first try at my mom's bread & butter pickles, can't wait to try it in a couple of days♡ #pickles #cucumber #onion #japan 4. It was my first time making my mom's recipe for Bread & Butter Pickles. It was a really easy recipe and a nice way to remember my Mom.

recreated the roasted onion with meat sauce & cheese we had in awajishima last month♡so easy! have a nice weekend*\(^o^)/* #dinner #onion #meatsauce #cheese #japan 5. Re-created a dish we had when we went to Awajishima...so easy and so good!

autumn-ish corn chowder (sweet potato, maitake, corn, okra, bacon, onion & soy milk)1st time trying this combo♡  #soup #cornchowder #japan 6. Incorporating Autumn ingredients, I made this Autumn Corn Chowder

was craving W&M Bar-B-Q burger...teriyaki sliders & rosé for dinner♡ #wmbarbqburger #teriyaki #slider #rosé #dinner #japan 7. Was craving "home" with all the rainy days, so I made some W & M-style Sliders.

keema curry, coconut cabbage sabzi, rice #dinner #keema #curry #coconutoil #cabbage #sabzi #japan  #tomato #sugarsnappeas 8. An easy keema curry that adds some marmalade.

peanut nishime 9.Peanut Nishime, a dish that I recreated after trying it in Tokoname.

there are sweet sour meatballs under there somewhere♡  #dinner #comfortfood #japan #sweetsourmeatball 10. Sweet Sour Meatballs, a favorite comfort food.

Re-creating, re-connecting as well as trying new recipes...how was your year in the kitchen?

6 comments:

jalna said...

Everything looks so yummy!!!!

Rowena said...

as always, a great 10...look forward to cooking in 2016!

KirkK said...

Nice collection Kat!

K and S said...

Thanks Jalna!

I look forward to seeing what comes out of your kitchen Rowena :)

Thanks Kirk :)

Take care everyone.
Kat

K said...

What a delicious looking list!

K and S said...

Thanks K!

Take care.
Kat