Samurai Styles

Samurai Styles Japan 2014

Kauai / Germany 2013

Japan 2012

Japan 2011

Thats my “I’m eating food in Japan” face

Thats my “I’m eating food in Japan” face

Final Meal in Japan - Osaka Takoyaki with Koji and Miki

Final Meal in Japan - Osaka Takoyaki with Koji and Miki

Hama-Zushi Sushi!

Hama-Zushi Sushi!

A feast in Fukushima with the Sasakis
Chicken kara-age, egg salad, roast chicken, sashimi, homemade pickles, gyoza, bamboo shoots, egg and shrimp, and ochra! 

Breakfast in Fukushima with the Sasakis

We made Miki’s aunt and uncle dinner
(from left to right)
Lotus, Mushroom, Butter stirfry
Chicken-tofu meatballs
Pan seared Shishito peppers
Ginger Pork, carrot and burdock root itame

We made Miki’s aunt and uncle dinner

(from left to right)


Lotus, Mushroom, Butter stirfry

Chicken-tofu meatballs

Pan seared Shishito peppers

Ginger Pork, carrot and burdock root itame

Squid in Shibuya

Midday snack

Midday snack

Mountain yam, rice and miso soup for breakfast - thanks Miki’s auntie!

Mountain yam, rice and miso soup for breakfast - thanks Miki’s auntie!

Pumpkin, Nashi and grilled salmon by Miki’s auntie!

Pumpkin, Nashi and grilled salmon by Miki’s auntie!

Steamed Tai, sesame spinach and assorted Sashimi 

Steamed Tai, sesame spinach and assorted Sashimi 

Grilled Buri, sesame spinach and fern shoots with fried tofu

Grilled Buri, sesame spinach and fern shoots with fried tofu

Post-Shibuya Pork Ramen and Gyoza!!!

Post-Shibuya Pork Ramen and Gyoza!!!

Niigata Edamame with Sasaki Family 
Koji trying his hand at kitchen work 

Lunch at Baachan’s 

Lunch at Baachan’s