Miso

(MEE so) A fermented soybean paste that also contains rice, barley, or wheat. Miso is used in Japanese cooking.

Recipes

  1. Soba Salad with Miso Vinaigrette

    White miso , the mildest version of the soybean paste, is slightly sweet, and less salty than brown or red miso . We offer a range of amounts for it here, depending on how intense you like the flavor.

  2. Miso Noodle Soup with Edamame

    30 MINUTES OR LESS. Start with the smaller amount of the miso , and add more as needed, dissolving extra spoonfuls in hot soup liquid. If you have both dark and light misos on hand, use half of each for a more complex flavor. Bean thread noodles are readily available in many supermarkets. If fresh ...

  3. Miso -Glazed Scallops with Soba Noodles

    This Japanese-inspired dish uses one sauce--a sweet/salt combination of mirin and miso --to make both the marinade for the scallops and the caramelized pan sauce for the noodles. A good pairing would be a simple green salad dressed with a citrus vinaigrette.

More »

Articles

  1. Grilled Miso Shrimp: 30-Minute Meal

    Wed, 23 May 2012

    Eh.” What do we want? Big flavor with little effort. And with this Grilled Miso Shrimp recipe , you’ve got it. Whatever you do, don’t let the miso (which is the more appetizing way of saying, “fermented soybean paste”) scare you

  2. 7 Slimmed-Down Salad Dressing Recipes

    Mon, 28 Jul 2014

    natural sweetness and a more tame flavor. Image via Pinch of Yum No Asian salad should be considered complete without a drizzle of miso dressing (with similar flavors to the sushi restaurant staple). Discover more homemade salad dressing recipes to whip up with

  3. An All Silent Restaurant? Sounds Like Heaven…

    Wed, 16 Oct 2013

    I get lost in my salad. It’s not just because it is delicious – big, wild fronds of arugula slicked and tangy with miso dressing – it’s that there is such relief knowing I can concentrate on it, that I won’t have to strain to hear a question or yell my answer

More »

Videos

  1. How to Make Miso Soup

    Tue, 14 Feb 2012

    a satisfying, subtle and very healthy Miso Soup for you. All right, so what you ..... package instructions; 5 tablespoons of shiro miso ; 4 ounces of tofu, diced; 2 small green ..... s something so satisfying about making miso soup from scratch. You just have to go

    Miso found at 0:14, 1:15, 2:32

    Judith. Well today, we'll be making a satisfying, subtle and very healthy Miso Soup for you. All right, so what you'll need for this is 2 cups of prepared instant dashi, made according to package instructions; 5 tablespoons of shiro miso ; 4 ounces of tofu, diced; 2 small green onions, chopped; and, slivered lemon peel is optional. All right, there's something so satisfying about making miso soup from scratch. You just have to go out there and find those specific ingredients. But, I'm telling you, it'll be worth
    there. Now, in a small bowl, we're going to add in our miso paste. So, miso paste is basically soy bean paste traditional of Japan. And, of course, in Japan, they eat miso soup with practically every meal. Very healthy. All right, so now we're just going to dissolve our miso paste. Mix it in with 1/2 cup of water and get that down. So, once our miso paste is smooth, we're going to add that to our boiling dashi stock. So, in it goes. And to that, we'll also
    once that's brought to boiling, we can serve it up. So, our miso soup has been brought to a boil and that is ready now to serve up. So, let's get our bowl. Put it

Food Blogs We Love

  1. Garlic Noodles with Miso Butter

    Mon, 23 Apr 2012

    one-upped the recipe by adding in a spoonful of miso paste and throwing in fresh mushrooms ..... deerrrrrr....) Anyways, the miso paste, even just just a spoonful of it ..... ve created this recipe for my client, Miso & Easy , who makes ready-to-use miso

  2. Miso Roast Chicken

    Tue, 31 Jul 2012

    something that my kitchen is missing. History. Mimi’s kitchen has history. Miso Roast Chicken Recipe This is another miso recipe that I’ve developed for client Miso & Easy . You can use their ready-made miso or you can use regular miso paste

  3. Chicken Salad with Sesame-Miso Dressing

    Mon, 12 Nov 2012

    Simple Japanese farm food featuring produce from their garden, eggs from their chickens and trips to the local market. Chicken Salad with Sesame- Miso Dressing Recipe Video Chicken Salad with Sesame- Miso Dressing Recipe Servings: 4 Prep Time:

More »