Tag: mirin

Wakaze, Leicester

Wakaze, Leicester
  Japanese food in Leicester is really starting to grow. Many places are opening inspired by the food from the land of the rising sun. Wakaze is one that we’ve had our eye on now for some time. A quiet restaurant in a prominent position, Wakaze always looks tempting, this...

Chicken Yakitori Skewers

Chicken Yakitori Skewers
In the back streets of Tokyo sizzling over charcoal you can find these skewers of chicken yakitori glazed with a sweet sauce. It’s a common and healthy street snack native of Japan but so easy to prepare at home. If using wooden skewers be sure to soak them in...
Japanese Salmon with Watercress
This is a great way of making healthy food exciting. A fresh salmon fillet is lightly grilled and glazed with a Japanese-style soy and mirin sauce and garnished with fresh watercress leaves. Easy and quick to prepare with maximum flavour.