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Kabuto origami

Children’s Day Origami Samurai Helmet

Kodomo no Hi (Children's Day) is a Japanese national holiday created to celebrate the country's children and...

Kashiwa Mochi

Kashiwa Mochi

Kashiwa Mochi is a traditional Japanese confectionery made of mochi that is filled with sweet red bean...

Sushi rice mix

Sushi Taro Rice Mix

Turn plain rice into a wonderful (and easy) chirashi sushi meal. Chirashi sushi literally means "scattered sushi"...

Korean Pancake

Korean Style Savory Pancakes (Pajeon)

In honor or Korean Food Week, we'd like to share an easy to make recipe using some...

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Lunar New Year

Lunar New Year

Uwajimaya | Japanese Valentine's Day

Japanese Valentine’s Day

February 14 is Valentine's day, a day when couples exchange gifts and eat out at fancy restaurants,...

Yakisoba

Yakisoba

Yakisoba is a Japanese stir fried noodle dish with origins in China, made with bite sized pieces...

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Uwajimaya | Recipe - Tonkatsu

Tonkatsu

Tonkatsu, deep fried breaded pork cutlet, is one of the most popular dishes in Japan. You can...

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Hinamatsuri

Hinamatsuri – Girl’s Day

In Japan, Hina-matsuri, also called Girl’s Day, is celebrated each year on March 3rd. It’s a day...

Koi fish flag

Children’s Day and Koinobori

Kodomo no Hi (Children's Day) is a national holiday celebrated in Japan on May 5th. It is...