Hot Dog Yakisoba Bread

Here is another interesting food combination from Japan that is going to make you scratch your head and say what??  I know that's exactly what I did when I first laid eyes on Yakisoba Pan (Pan is bread in Japanese).  Yes noodles in bread, not where you usually find noodles but this really works, especially when you put hot dogs in the Yakisoba. There's a group of us on Twitter who started a monthly Twitter Food Party.  We all decide on an ingredient or type of dish and then each of us will create a dish and tweet our masterpiece.  It has really been such a great experience for me.  There is … [Read more...]

Omu-Soba (Yakisoba wrapped in an Omelet)

I am a big fan of noodles.  Spaghetti, ramen, soba, you name it, there is not a noodle out there that I don't like.  Near the top of the list of my all time favorite noodle dishes is Yakisoba, a stir-fried noodle dish made with meat (usually pork) and an assortment of vegetables in a delicious brown sauce.  Yakisoba just screams Summertime to me and reminds me of the little neighborhood festivals held in Japan when the hot weather arrives, usually around August.  When you visit these Summer festivals you will notice there are always a variety of food stalls and that the stall selling the … [Read more...]