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Holidays & Traditional Recipes

Links to information about holiday and traditional Japanese foods, including regional foods.
  1. Japanese Regional Food (4)
  2. Nabe & One Pot (10)
  3. New Year's Food (9)
  4. Tradition / Ingredient (12)

Japanese Moms' Dishes
Cook Japanese moms' dishes on Mother's Day!

Japanese Girl's Day Food
Includes recipes for a Japanese Girl's Day party.

Tsukimi - Moon Viewing
About moon viewing in Japan - tsukimi

Sekihan
Sekihan - Japanese red rice recipe.

Valentine's Day Chocolate Dessert Recipes
A list of tasty chocolate desserts for Valentine's Day. From About.com American Food.

Easy Valentine's Chocolate Dessert Recipes
Lists easy chocolate desserts for Valentine's Day. From About.com Busy Cooks.

Chirashi-zushi
Colorful sushi which is served in a large plate.

Osaka-style Okonomiyaki
A recipe to make Osaka-style okonomiyaki.

Hiroshima-style Okonomiyaki Recipe
Hiroshima-style okonomiyaki recipe - Japanese recipe - Japanese okonomiyaki.

Sakura Mochi (Cherry Blossom Sweet Rice Cakes)
Sakura Mochi for Japanese Girls' Day

Mame Gohan (Rice with Green Peas)
Mame gohan is a Japanese side dish of steamed rice mixed with green peas.

Beef and Asparagus Rolls (Aspara Nikumaki)
Beef and Asparagus Rolls (Aspara Nikumaki) with Japanese soy glaze.

Fresh Spring Recipes!
Collection of spring Japanese recipes and menu planning.

Chimaki - Japanese Dumpling
Chimaki is a Japanese dumpling filled with various ingredients and often served on Children's Day.

Chimaki - Sweet Rice Dumpling with Soy Bean Powder
Chimaki is a sweet rice dumpling that is enjoyed on Japanese Children's Day.

Food and Traditions for Celebrating Japanese Children's Day
Information regarding Japanese Children's Day, food, desserts, and traditions.


Takenoko no nimono - simmered bamboo shoots

Okinawa Dango
Okinawa dango is a favorite summer dessert at Japanese Obon festivals and is a cake-like donut hole that is garnished with sweet powder sugar.

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