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9 great things about barley tea

9 Great Things About Barley Tea (Mugicha)

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What is Barley Tea (Mugi-cha)? Barley tea is made by brewing the roasted barley seeds, and is caffeine-free. But some of them from different manufacturers or manufacturing processes might contain caffeine. Its safer to check the nutrition of the product at the time of purchase. Barley tea is a very common beverage in Japan, especially during summer time. You can...
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Ep.8 Asparagus Pork Rolls (100 Quick&Easy Obento Recipes)

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Asparagus Pork Rolls Ingredients (1 serving) Asparagus 2 Pork belly 2 slices Cooking sake 1TBSP - the sauce - soy sauce 1.5TBSP mirin 2tsp sugar 2tsp oil 1tsp - scrambled eggs (1 serving) - egg 1 salt pepper oil ketchup (optional) - packing - cooked rice mini tomatoes sunny lettuce salmon flakes Directions 1. Rinse and drain the vegetables. 2. Break the egg into a cup...
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Ep.7 omurice bento (100 Quick&Easy Obento Recipes)

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welcome to episode 7 of 100 quick and easy obento recipes. today, we are making an omurice bento. omurice is a japanese way of saying rice omlet. omurice bento Ingredients 2servings egg 2 cooked rice 2-3 rice bowls ketchup 4TBSP semi-thick worscestor sauce 1tsp olive oil or butter salt pepper wiener 3-4 onion 1/4 frozen mixed vegetable mini tomatoes 4 leaf lettuce 2~4 sheets...
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Ep.6 Rice balls (100 Quick&Easy Obento Recipes)

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Today, we'll be making rice balls. Riceballs are very simple to make, and its a very handy idea to put in your bento. There are countless variations of riceballs, but we're going to be using salmon flakes for this episode. Rice balls Ingredients (1 serving) cooked rice 2 rice bowls salmon flakes 4tsp heapful white sesame 1TBSP wiener 2 mini...
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Ep.5 Spaghetti Napolitana (100 Quick&Easy Obento Recipes)

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Welcome to episode 5 of the series. Today we're going to make spaghetti napolitana. Spaghetti Napolitana Ingredients (2 servings) spaghetti noodles water onion 1/2 green peppers 2 wiener 4 salt & pepper a little olive oil a little ketchup 100ml milk 2TBSP sauce 1TBSP grated cheese Directions 1. boil enough water to boil the spaghetti noodles. 2. While you wait for the water to boil, cut the...
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Ep.3 Yakisoba (100 Quick&Easy Obento Recipes)

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Today’s episode is “Yakisoba”. This is a derivative of chow mien, but it has a differnent flavor. Yakisoba Ingredients (2 servings) Yakisoba Noodle 2 packs (all preferred amount) cabbage green pepper pork sprouts sesame oil (optional) nori flakes red pickled ginger The most important of all the ingredients will be the Yakisoba Noodles. You would probably be able to get these...
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