Category Archive: Japanese

Yayoi Garden – Sydney CBD

Great evening at Yayoi Garden (Bridge St, Sydney), thanks to the boss! This is for our New Year dinner, as usual I was lucky enough to get to pick the restaurant again! Yayoi… Continue reading

Cho Omakase – Singapore

It’s always great to be home and catching up with friends. Trying new places is one of the fun things to do back home too. It’s hasn’t been a year since I was last… Continue reading

Masuya Izakaya – Sydney 

Sake! Kampai! Thank you Miss O for taking me out to dinner for a highly enjoyable evening of Japanese food and even better Sake. After dinner, I find myself really inspired to do… Continue reading

Gyuzo Yakiniku – Haymarket (Part 2)

Now who doesn’t like a good BBQ? In every culture, there are different ways where meats are grilled over open fire, Japanese is no different. Here I am, back here, at Gyuzo Yakiniku.… Continue reading

Gyuzo – Haymarket

More yakiniku! I have to say, this is pretty much like, one of my favourite summer cuisine. Nothing says “Summer” quite like a BBQ, though truth be told, I rather it be indoors… Continue reading

Koh Ya Yakiniku – Neutral Bay

Part of, the group consists of Rengaya, Suminoya and Koh-Ya. What is yakiniku? It’s Japanese BBQ. Koh-ya is located in Neutral Bay and we were there for dinner this one time, best… Continue reading

Wagaya – Haymarket

Lovely Wednesday evening, right before my flight to Singapore, I’ve been invited to Wagaya along with  a co-worker of mine as my +one to Wagaya for dinner. Conveniently located across the tram tracks… Continue reading

Sake Restaurant and Bar – The Rocks

A revisit post! Finally had the opportunity to enjoy all 3 courses at Sake Restaurant and Bar. We were given a lovely sunken table at a corner, just the perfect little corner to… Continue reading

Yayoi Teishoku Restaurant – Sydney CBD

Been wanting to try this restaurant for awhile, so I totally jumped at the opportunity when my friend called to say that she and another girl wanted to go for dinner there on… Continue reading

Matcha “pan” cakes (Rice cooker cake)

I’ve recently found a recipe online that showed how to make a pancake in a rice cooker, so this is my attempt! Recipe calls for: 300g of hot cake mix 200ml milk 2… Continue reading

Matcha milkshake (latte) at home

Thanks to T2’s 18th anniversary offer, 18% off everything, bought myself a lovely tea-ceremony bamboo whisk and some lovely matcha powder. And also, the lovely Anna, one of the Tea Ambassadors from T2… Continue reading

Home made sushi rolls (packed lunch)

I’m really into prepping these Japanese snacks these days. Made some homemade sushi rolls for work. It’s really basic stuff, mostly prepackaged items, but it just looks so pretty. I can still remember… Continue reading