A steel wok filled with mushrooms, greens, broth, and carrots, with a wooden spoon resting inside

Mushroom Miso Soup

Mushroom miso soup. Quick. Easy. Healthy. Vegan. And yes, it tastes spectacular.

Two black bowls, each with a scoop of black sesame ice cream, sprinkled with black sesame seeds.

Black Sesame Ice Cream

Despite being vegan and dairy-free (it’s made with coconut milk), this black sesame ice cream is still exceptionally creamy and boasts a beguiling taste. You sorta gotta experience it for yourself.

Two bowls of vegan miso soup on a grey cloth on a grey board with a spoon resting on the board.

Vegan Miso Soup

A Japanese classic turned vegan, this miso soup is so quick and lovely we suspect no one will ever notice the difference.

Vegetable tempura of zucchini, beets, carrots, squash on a paper towel on a plate

Seasonal Vegetable Tempura

We could stare at this staggeringly stunning tempura all day—and eat it all night. Talk about a nifty tactic to get us to eat our veggies.

Bowl of grilled littleneck clams with soy sauce, cilantro leaves, and chopsticks

Grilled Littleneck Clams with Soy Sauce

Well, why not grill clams? It’s a tradition, in tandem with a splash of sake and soy, that’s endured in Japan for centuries. One taste and you’ll understand why.

Beef teriyaki on skewers on a large white plate.

Beef Teriyaki

“Wow, wow, wow. We wanted a lot more…and still more…and still some.” That’s what folks are saying about this simple skewered supper. Tempted? We thought so.