Branch out beyond sushi and embrace homestyle Japanese cooking with our recipes for gyudon, oyakodon, and okonomiyaki, plus restaurant favorites like ramen, gyoza, and miso soup.
Instant ramen? Check. Cooked Rice? Check. Egg? Check. Cleared for blastoff!
A tonkotsu just like the one at your favorite ramen shop.
Homemade alkaline noodles for ramen.
A classic one-pot Japanese chicken dish.
Eggs and rice. Tamago Kake Gohan, or TKG as the kids are calling it, is the ultimate Japanese comfort food.
How to soft boil and marinate the perfect eggs for ramen.
A soup-less ramen riff on pasta carbonara.
Pork belly gets braised in soy sauce, sake, and aromatics until tender.
Rich, creamy, and super-savory miso chicken paitan ramen.
One pot and 20 minutes for this Japanese fast-food classic.
Unleash the power of fresh spices.
The best bowl of ramen you've ever made.
A classic soy sauce–flavored ramen with a clear broth.
Leftover cutlets? They're even better the next time around.
An unlikely combo that works.
A salmon rice bowl doesn't have to take long to prepare.
A creamy, rich chicken broth that's perfect for noodle soups.
Juicy cutlets with crisp, golden-brown bread crumbs and sweet-and-savory sauce.
Build a better rice bowl.
How to make ramen (the noodles!).
Need more dashi in your diet? Let us help.
With a little forethought, a Japanese-style breakfast is just as easy as pancakes and bacon.
Learn to make tempura (almost) like a master.
Don't want to rely on a restaurant for your sashimi and crudo? Here's the information you need.
The unsung umami hero of Japanese cooking.
The basic building blocks of Japanese cooking, and where to find them in the US.
A guide to Japanese style ramen noodles of every kind.
In the land of Cup Noodles, the Cup Noodle is king.
The un-Japanese restaurant gives diners what they want: a good time.
Highlights of a food-focused trip to Japan.
One writer's quest to find a new regular tempura spot in Tokyo leads to...not tempura.
Ramen, soba, sushi, and more! 9 essential stops in Tokyo no visitor should miss