Fall Recipes

Fall is my favorite time of year — cozy sweaters and crisp, cool nights inspire a host of comforting dishes and desserts! Everything from slow-braised meats, Italian duck ragù, and Pacific Salmon to squash gratin, apple pie, and delicious seasonal mushrooms. And since Autumn (like any other season) is a season for both the savory and the sweet, it just wouldn’t be complete without steaming hot toddies, gooey crunchy cookies, warm fruit pies, and Mom’s tasty cobbler.

A Japanese Pork Bun BLT on a vintage Italian plate with gold trim.

BLT Bao Buns (Japanese-Style BLTs on Homemade Buns)

If you love BLTs and Japanese pork buns as much as we do, I think you’ll love this ultimate and very delicious BLT. One part American classic and two parts Asian deliciousness makes one of the best BLTs ever. Super-soft homemade bao buns, slathered with a quick sesame-soy spicy mayo, […]

a piping hot bowl of tonkostu ramen with homemade ramen noodles, chashu pork, pork bellly, seared corn, scallions, braised pork belly, seaweed, sliced chashu braised shitake musthrooms, toasted sesame seeds, sliced scallions and

Rich and Creamy Homemade Tonkotsu Ramen Broth Recipe

This rich and creamy tonkotsu ramen broth is incredibly easy to make from scratch. It’s the ultimate umami-packed, lip-smacking ramen broth loaded with complex flavors and slurpy deliciousness. And while it requires ample cooking time, it could not be simpler or more satisfying to make (or eat). Plus, it freezes […]

a tray with four pork buns each with two pieces of braised pork belly, quick salt and sugar pickled cumbers, sesame-soy-mayo, hoisin sauce, and scallions topped with a little shredded lettuce

Fluffy-Soft Homemade Pork Buns (Momofuku & Ippudo-Style)

This Momofuku & Ippudo-style pork bun recipe includes the best, most tender soft homemade bao buns (Gua Bao or Baozi) and slow-braised pork belly which is basically a set-it-and-forget-it kind of dish with otherworldly deliciousness. As for the bao (the buns), I use a special ingredient and method for the […]

closeup of a super shiny single soft boiled caramel colored ramen egg resting in a ramen spoon in an empty ramen bowl

How to Make Perfect Jammy Ramen Eggs (Ajitsuke Tamago 味付け卵)

Learn how to make perfectly jammy soft-boiled ramen eggs at home with just 3 ingredients (4 if you want to get fancy). Also, known as Ajitsuke Tamago, Nitamago, or Ajitama, these caramel-colored umami-rich eggs are a favorite addition to homemade ramen or eaten as a snack. When cooked well, ramen […]

traditional homemade egg noodles being dried (some are traditional egg noodle shape for chicken soup and others are curly and look like ramen noodlees)

Easy Homemade Egg Noodles (For Chicken Noodle Soup & More)

This homemade egg noodle recipe is super easy and what I use to make classic homemade chicken noodle soup. In fact, these noodles are made with just 2 ingredients (four, if you count salt and water). So, if you’ve ever wondered how to make your own homemade noodles, this is […]

homemade chicken noodle oup with homemade noodles, sliced breaded chicken cutlet , two halves of ramen eggs with soft jammy yolks, julenned carrots, paper-thin slices of celery, and homemade swimming in homemade chicken stock with a ramen spoon

Easy Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup (With a Ramen Twist)

This is definitely one of the best homemade chicken noodle soup recipes out there (at least we think so♡). It brings two of our favorite dishes together into one delicious chicken noodle soup — ramen and the homestyle chicken soup I grew up with. This version is made 100% from […]

a toasted ghost marshmallow s'mores on top of melted chocolate and halved oreo with the cream removed

Easy Spooky Halloween S’Mores (Indoor S’mores 2-Ways)

If you’re looking for a last-minute easy Halloween treat to make, these spooky s’mores are delicious and adorable. They’re the perfect chocolatey dessert for Halloween parties (and you don’t need a campfire to make them — these are indoor s’mores). I’ve used homemade ghost marshmallows here but if you’re short […]