As we gear up for Lunar New Year, read all about the symbolic foods of Chinese New Year and discover why they should make an appearance on your Chinese New Year menu.
The soybean is perhaps the most versatile ingredient in all of Asian cuisine and can be made into everything from soy sauce to miso to tofu.
Get creative in the kitchen as Asian Inspirations shares five Japanese recipes using miso paste, including authentic Miso Ramen, classic Miso Soup, and clever ideas for using miso paste in sauces and soups.
Find out why Australia is obsessed with the Japanese katsu trend as we reveal the best Japanase katsu sandwiches, warming katsu curries and how to make your own tonkatsu at home.
Thai food is an amalgamation of bold flavours and there’s nothing more enticing than savouring the traditional Thai snack, Miang Khamm.
Discover the dark past of the Korean Army Stew (Budae Jjigae), and how ingredients from the west made its way into this dish.
From food to cosmetics the humble coconut is one of the world’s most versatile and valued fruits. Known as the “tree of a thousand uses” to Malaysians and the “Tree of Life” in the Philippines, coconuts can be used in so many different ways that can enrich or enhance a dish.
Japanese seaweed comes in many forms, including those dried sheets of dark green, salty goodness, plus delicate flakes of wakame seaweed and dried tendrils of hijiki seaweed. Find out how seaweed adds a savoury umami flavour to sushi, salads, soups and other Japanese recipes.
Create healthy and delicious lunches for school or the work with five Asian meals in jars. These easy Asian recipes for meals in a jar are ready in minutes, making midweek meal prep a breeze.
Learn how you can tame the heat when enjoying Sichuan cuisine with this handy guide to cooling Chinese ingredients, cold Sichuan recipes, essential Sichuan side dishes, and the best drinks to enjoy with Sichuan food. Discover authentic Sichuan recipes on Asian Inspirations.
Once you discover the magic of miso, this deliciously flavoursome paste will become one of your must-have pantry items.