Miso

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

Recipes

  1. Miso Mushroom Soup

    You can make miso soup with any type of miso , but we prefer darker types for their richer, more savory flavor.

  2. 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.

  3. 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 ...

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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. Snail-less-cargo – April Fools?

    Wed, 1 Apr 2015

    In case you’re wondering if I thought of the name first, and then developed the recipe, I think we both know the answer to that question. That said, I really thought I could pull it off. The old cliché when it comes escargot is that it’s really just an excuse to eat garlic butter, and that the snail is just some sort of flavorless delivery system. Turns out that’s not the case. This suffered from a lack of meaty earthiness the escargot provides. Like I said in video, if I make this again, I will caramelize the mushrooms in a pan, which I’m sure would help.   Or, maybe I’ll just use snails. Speaking of which, feel free to use this exact technique with actual escargot, as everything other than the mushroom was spot on. You can find those online, along with the other special items you’ll need, such as the shells, the pan, the tongs, and the forks. So, whether you use mushrooms or snails, and please don’t use mushrooms, I really hope you give this classic French appetizer a try soon. No joke. Enjoy! Ingredients for about 40 shells: 20 large brown mushrooms, halved 3 cups water few pieces of nori seaweed 1 teaspoon miso 1 tablespoon soy sauce salt to taste 40 extra-large escargot shells For the butter: 1 stick (1/2 cup) unsalted butter 4-6 cloves finely minced garlic 1 tablespoon minced shallots 1/2 cup chopped parsley salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste 1 or 2 teaspoons Pernod - Bake at 450 F. for 10-12 minutes

  3. 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

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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

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    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. Spicy Miso Soup with Korean Rice Cakes

    Tue, 3 Mar 2015

    Spicy miso noodle soup with crisp roasted tofu, strips of kale, shoyu-marinated eggs, and Korean rice cakes instead of noodles. There

  2. Miso Oat Porridge

    Wed, 10 Jul 2013

    serve brunch, and this would be the first thing on the menu. It's a simple bowl of toasted rolled oats finished with a bit of miso , then topped with a load of minced chives, walnuts, baby radishes, and a thread of cream. LA was a lot of fun - not too

  3. Miso -Glazed Cauliflower and Kale Salad

    Mon, 6 May 2013

    Miso -Glazed Cauliflower and Kale Salad is a raw dish with a ton of flavor, with very little cooking.

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