This is a directory of condiments and ingredients commonly used in Japanese cuisine. Browse to learn more about what they are and how to use them in your daily cooking.

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Japanese Sauce

Dashi (Japanese Soup Stock)

Awase Dashi in a measuring cup, and kombu and katsuobushi on a bamboo basket.

How to Make Dashi (Video) だしの作り方

Dashi made from Dashi Packet.

Dashi Packet + Recipe (Video)

Dashi made from Dashi Powder.

Dashi Powder + Recipe (Video)

Glass pitchers containing vegan dashi (shiitake kombu dashi).

Vegan Dashi (Shiitake Kombu Dashi) 精進だし

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