Mochi Doughnuts Are an Amazing Mashup with Multicultural Origins

Doughnut trends tend to come and go. (Remember the Cronut craze? Boy, those were the days.) Right now the mochi doughnut is rising to the occasion, but its moment may not be fleeting. One bite of the...

Benkyodo in San Francisco's Japantown [San Francisco]

by Hiko Ikeda 20 years ago

Although it is not a restaurant, "seated" eating--or drinking can be done inside the store, in addition, it is larger than many restaurants in the city. What do you guys think of this historica...

Takeout plus home cook Japanese meal with Game 7!!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 1 year ago

TOTALLY SATISFIED AND SO FULLLLL :D......Now, all I need is for the Raptors to win Game 7 to make the night complete!! With the kids coming to watch the game, for tonight's dinner, I decided to ...

Where to buy fresh and good mochi in Chicago?

by FoodieFan123 2 years ago

I know H MART sells packaged mochi, and Whole Foods/Trader Joes sell mochi ice cream, but I was wondering if there are any stores that sell good quality/fresh mochi? Ideally someone in or near Chic...

Salinas Obon Festival 盆祭, July 28, Noon to 7pm

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Salinas Obon Festival 盆祭り Sunday, July 28 Annually on the last Sunday in July Description:Buddhist Temple of Salinas 14 California St Salinas CA 93901-2803 +1-831-424-4105 btsalinas.org P...

Mitsuru Café – Great Imagawayaki (Taiyaki), Homemade Mochi And Other Japanese Treats in Little Tokyo

by Lau 8 years ago

**For full post and pics**: https://www.lauhound.com/2013/07/mitsuru-cafe-great-imagawayaki-taiyaki-homemade-mochi-and-other-japanese-treats-in-little-tokyo/ Mitsuru Café is one of three Japanes...

Can you help me decipher the ingredients in this mochi waffle mix?

by ughusernamealreadytaken 2 years ago

I got this mix in Hawaii and they don't sell online much to my chagrin. I've tried dozens of internet recipes but none are as good as the mix! The ingredients are super vague and I was hoping someo...

Making daifuku mochi

by tetraneutron 2 years ago

I want to make sweet, filled, daifuku mochi. You know, the stuff you get in Chinese or Japanese bakeries, usually around this time of year, sweet rice flour balls filled with red bean paste or grou...

Whole Foods Mochi Ice Cream?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

Last weekend I noticed the self-serve freezer case for mochi ice cream at the Laguna Beach Whole Foods. According to the press release from earlier this year, these are being piloted at a limited n...

Osaka-ya (snow cones, ice cream, manju, mochi), Sacramento - anyone?

by hhc 12 years ago

I read about Osaka-Ya from a poster on the SF Bay Area board. Made fresh daily for 43yrs. Anyone else have experience getting their snow cones, manju, mochi? There's 65 reviews on Yelp 4.5 stars...

Make pseudo-mochi with rice flour+starch?

by TavisC 6 years ago

I love mochi. But, I'm a poor college student, and none of the grocery stores near me carry sweet rice. They do however have normal, white rice flour. I'm debating trying to make a pseudo-mochi by ...

Where to buy Lotte Mochi Ice Cream?

by MorningLattes 6 years ago

I've been desperately trying to find Lotte Mochi ice cream, has anyone seen them sold anywhere? They used to have them at T&T, but I haven't been able to find them for the past couple months! Get...

Butter mochi

by Monica 9 years ago

I discovered a dessert called butter mochi recently while browsing my favorite food blog and i want to try making it this weekend. It really sounds woderful and tasty as I love chewy texture. Any...

Mochi Deaths Increasing in Japan

by Pookipichu 7 years ago

http://www.grubstreet.com/2015/01/japanese-mochi-choking-deaths.html I had no idea one of my favorite foods is so lethal. Mochi kills more people than eating improperly prepared fugu.

Mochi at Yuen Hop (Oakland Chinatown)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 years ago

At last week's chowdown at Nido in Oakland (http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/982739), we were treated to an extra dessert. Felice said, "The black sesame/peanut mochi are available at Yuen Hop o...

Mochi in Edmonton

by Suzie4399 7 years ago

Hello all, I just got back from a wonderful 2 weeks in Maui, where I fell in love with mochi. I found some at T&T, but it wasn't very fresh... Are there any hidden gems in Edmonton where I can fin...

Do you Mochi??

by PotatoHouse 7 years ago

I have been perusing Mochi recipes and images for a few months now and I think I am (almost) ready to give them a try. Has anyone here tried making Mochi? Do you have any advice/recipes/warnings/wh...

Hanaka: Fresh Mochi at the Ft. Greene Brooklyn Flea (Saturdays only)

by kathryn 7 years ago

Looks amazing, anybody here tried these yet? http://www.hanakanyc.com/ I haven't seen strawberry-adzuki mochi since our trip to Oahu last year.... http://instagram.com/p/rHrXXjirJz/

mochi rice cakes

by rschenk 7 years ago

my daughter came home with Mochi frozen rice cakes Shirakiku brand there are 12 cakes in the package. My question is what do I do with them? Do you just thaw them it and eat them? or do you cook th...

Where to find Moffles/Mochi-Waffles in Toronto

by mango_madness 7 years ago

Where can I find mochi-waffles also known as rice cake waffles? I only found one place called Cafe Princess by Yonge/Finch. Anyone? Thanks

Good Mochi in Toronto?

by eco_bach 7 years ago

While in San Francisco last week my girlfriend and I experienced some amazing fresh strawberry Mochi at Benykyodo in Japantown in San Francisco. I don't expect to experience anything that matches, ...