Raw fish, steamed fish, deep-fried fish - you name it and Japan has it! Japanese cuisine has elevated seafood in every way possible. With a focus on fresh fish and raw food, Japan's population is one of the longest-lived in the world.Hazelnut Panna Cotta by Andrew Kojima
1. Hazelnut Panna Cotta with Pear & Chocolate
This traditional panna cotta is flavored with delicious toasted hazelnuts, topped with an amazing crunchy chocolate crumble topping, and served alongside a cider poached pear. A wonderful collection of flavors, which compliment each other perfectly, but presented in a simple and modern way. Join Andrew Kojima in this Grokker Premium Video, as he introduces you to some of his favorite flavor combinations.
2. Wasabi Crusted Lamb Chops with Tomato & Mint
By crusting this rack of lamb in crushed wasabi peas, Andrew really gives this dish a wonderful kick, which is perfectly complemented by the sweetness of the caramelised cauliflower purée and the freshness of the tomato and mint dressing. Join Andrew Kojima in this Grokker Premium Video as he explores contemporary Japanese food, using wonderful British meat and poultry.
3. Quail Yakitori with Baby Leeks & Cauliflower
Using a homemade teriyaki sauce, flavored with fresh ginger, chili and garlic, pickled and caramelised cauliflower, and delicious quail, Andrew's version of a classic Japanese Yakitori, is truly unique. Join Andrew Kojima in this Grokker Premium Video as he explores contemporary Japanese food, using wonderful British meat and poultry.
4. Nigiri Sushi Two Ways
Nigiri are traditional sushi, which use a rectangle of rice, topped with delicious raw fish. Reiko Hashimoto's classic nigiri are topped with salmon, and kombu cured sea bass, making them absolutely wonderful. Watch Chef Instructor Reiko Hashimoto in this Grokker Premium video share some of her Japanese cooking secrets.
5. Okonomiyaki Pancake
Okonomiyaki pancakes are a traditional Japanese dish, which when served in restaurants, diners will often choose their own toppings and make the pancake at their own table. In this Grokker Premium Video Reiko tops her okonomiyaki with thinly sliced pork belly and delicious prawns, and fills it with cabbage and scallions, which make this okonomiyaki truly special!