Vegan Yogurt; Korean Non-Alcohol Makgeolli Recipe

Korean Makgeolli is well known milky white rice base alcohol beverage which has light sweet and fresh sour yogurt-ish flavor. I love the taste of it a lot but I am not very much of an alcohol drinker. If no alcohol, it’s a perfect daily probiotic drink for your gut health. Even better, it’s really really easy to make.

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Top Heath Benefits of Buckwheat Tea (AKA Japanese Soba Tea)

Japanese word Soba is widely known among the world foodies as the healthy noodles from Japan made with ground Buckwheat. (Just note, Soba noodles are healthy only if buckwheat content is very high with little or non wheat flour.) My grandfather used to eat Soba for lunch everyday, he kept himself very slim and illness…

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Lotus Root Veggie-Balls in Japanese Broth Recipe

Lotus Roots are quite magical food. From its masculine figure, it’s hard to imagine how this ingredient could transform into various cooking styles and bring us the joyful surprise of different flavors and texture.

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Vegan Yogurt; Japanese Amazake Recipe

Amazake, the ancient Japanese fermented rice drink, is one of the top super fermented foods out there. As it’s called Amazake in Japanese, meaning sweet sake, makes you think it is an alcoholic drink but it usually not. An alcoholic version does exist in deed, and the method is a little different from the one…

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Facts of Breakfast Breads

(This article was originally posted in June 2018 on old website.) What are people’s reactions when I say I bake breakfast breads everyday? “Oh that’s sweet of you” from baking lovers or who grew up with baking moms, and of course, from wonderful cooking community on IG. But majority of reactions aren’t like that in…

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Which Oils to Use? For the Best Delicious Moist Muffins

(This article was originally posted in June 2018 on old website.) BLUEBERRY YOGURT MUFFINS!  Muffins muffins muffins, one of the favorite American treats for many in the world. So moist and sweet, not resistible, right?  How to make them so moist?  No doubt, thanks to oil. One third of a muffin’s ingredient is oil, regardless what…

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Overestimated!? Do Smoothie or Not Do Smoothie?

(This article was originally posted in April 2018 on old website.) Don’t be surprised that I don’t do smoothie often.  Yes smoothie contains whole list of goodies  and is believed to do only positive things to your body. But not really.  Too much raw vegetables and fruits would chill the core of your body which…

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Vegan Ice Cream; What I don’t get from Nicecream

(This article was originally posted in July 2017 on old website.) I get a shoulder-ache from eating Ice Creams.  You say, What? not a headache? That’s right, pain on my shoulders, and it isn’t from icy temperature. Things in Ice Creams are the cause of pains which I don’t get from my Nicecream. 

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