- Lili Wanderlust
- I love traveling and discovering new cuisines. Japan has a panoply of local dishes to try. I also love yoga, coffee, reading, and cycling.
In terms of culinary diversity, Tokyo is any foodie's dream come true. Japanese cuisine is to die for, but you can also find delicious international cuisine very easily. If you're craving African dishes, you need to try the restaurants on our list.
Omotesando is a platform for trendy and delicious restaurants. There's everything you can ever crave for, from salads, to pizzas, to desserts, to chocolate pizzas.. After a busy day of shopping and discovering the hidden streets of Harajuku, why not refuel on delicious savoury dishes and sweets!
Daikanyama is a gorgeous neighborhood in Shibuya. It is walking distance from Ebisu, where there is also a ton of things to do. In Daikanyama, there are so many delicious restos and fun bars to choose from, so it might seem a little overwhelming. So we narrowed it down to the must-try restos in Daikanyama. Although, Daikanyama is one of the fancier neighborhoods in Tokyo, these restos are mostly all affordable, and have a great atmosphere. We threw in a luxrious resto in the mix, because it's well worth the visit!
Tiramisu is a delicious and simple dessert to serve your guests. It's great when you want to serve a delicious dish and you also happen to be in a hurry. How about taking the deliciousness a notch and switching the coffee for matcha? Dessert heaven!
Miso soup is a central part of Japanese cuisine. Although it is a very simple dish, a lot of people don't know that dashi (fish broth) is also a necessary ingredient, and that is what gives it its deep umami taste.
Have you ever tried Japanese curry? It is an easy dish to make at home and is appreciated by everyone, young and old, because of its comforting taste. If you would like to try the vegetarian version of Japanese curry, this recipe is for you!
Miso salmon is a staple of Japanese cuisine, yet it is deceptively simple. This recipe has the perfect Japanese umami and is addictively delicious! It is also my personal favorite!
Japanese cheesecakes are fluffy and light, they are a heavenly treat, but unfortunately, there are very hard to find outside of Japan! If you want to impress your guests with your awesome baking skills, give this lovely cake a go!
Matcha Lattes are a delicious substitute for coffee in the morning or a comforting treat on a cold afternoon.
Matcha is a powerful aliment that is consumed often in Japan. It was traditionally drank during the tea ceremony, but since it has grown in popularity, it can be drank in a wide variety of ways! Matcha is a powerful antioxidant and can be consumed every day in smoothies to receive its many health benefits.