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Red Bean Mochi Squares

Red Bean Mochi Squares

This was my favorite sweet treat that my mom used to make, and I would ask her to bake it all the time. I specifically remember a “culture day” at school, in third grade, where students were asked to each bring in a food representing our culture. Most of my classmates...

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Japanese-Style Latkes for Chanukah

Japanese-Style Latkes for Chanukah

(The Nosher via JTA) — The Japanese word okonomiyaki is derived from two words: okonomi “how you like it” and yaki “grill.” Okonomiyaki is a customizable Japanese savory vegetable pancake. Like a latke, it gets cooked in oil in a fritter formation. Unlike a...

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