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15 February 2021
Can Vegetarian Dishes Be Cooked Teppanyaki Style?

Can Vegetarian Dishes Be Cooked Teppanyaki Style?

Teppanyaki is a popular style of cooking not only in Japan but across the whole world. Though it is a simple style of cooking, it expands not only over meat but over vegetables too. So, good news for vegetarians: vegetarian dishes can also be cooked in teppanyaki style! Vegetable teppanyaki is actually quite common. In […]
13 January 2021
What’s The Difference Between Teppanyaki And Teriyaki?

What’s The Difference Between Teppanyaki And Teriyaki?

Japanese cuisine is one of the most popular cuisines around the world. A highly popular form of Japanese cuisine is teppanyaki, a style of cooking that involves grilling on an iron plate. In fact, this is reflected in the name, where ‘teppan’ means iron griddle and ‘yaki’ means grill or boil. However, many people often […]
11 December 2020
Is Teppanyaki Cooking The Same As A BBQ?

Is Teppanyaki Cooking The Same As A BBQ?

Barbecues are an inseparable tradition of Australian culture. We all know that nothing goes together better with Australia’s beautiful summer weather than the great Aussie barbecue.  However, just as barbecue is an important representative of Australian cuisine, teppanyaki is also an important representative of Japanese cuisine. Teppanyaki and barbecue may have some overlapping similarities, but […]
16 November 2020
Teppanyaki: A Performative Culinary Art

Teppanyaki: A Performative Culinary Art

Teppanyaki is regarded as one of the most popular Japanese cuisines worldwide – and for good reason, too.  However, teppanyaki is more than a culinary art: it is a performative art. Teppanyaki chefs are specially trained to not only master the culinary art of teppanyaki but to also elevate the Teppanyaki dining experience to the […]
13 October 2020
Is Teppanyaki Cooking The Same As Hibachi?

Is Teppanyaki Cooking The Same As Hibachi?

Teppanyaki is a popular Japanese cooking style that involves cooking over a grill. More than a cooking style, teppanyaki is a performative culinary art that involves all the best culinary tricks out there. However, many people often associate teppanyaki and hibachi as the same thing. The confusion arises due to the fact that both styles […]
12 September 2020
How Do You Become A Teppanyaki Chef?

How Do You Become A Teppanyaki Chef?

Have you ever wondered what it takes to become a teppanyaki chef? Teppanyaki chefs actually go through comprehensive, elite-level training in order to become the fascinating and entertaining chefs that they are. Through this training, teppanyaki chefs learn things such as how to perform, developing knife skills, and plating food to perfection. If you want […]
15 August 2020
Traditional Japanese Sushi vs. Western Sushi

Traditional Japanese Sushi vs. Western Sushi

We all know and love sushi; however, did you know that there is traditional Japanese sushi and Western sushi? Most people often believe that traditional Japanese sushi and Western sushi are actually the same. However, you’d be surprised to know that there are actually many differences between the two! Japanese and Western sushi differ in […]
16 July 2020
Can You Use Any Type Of Meat Or Seafood In Teppanyaki?

Can You Use Any Type Of Meat Or Seafood In Teppanyaki?

Japan is home to several world-renowned cuisines and dishes. One of them is teppanyaki, a modern style of Japanese cuisine that makes use of an open iron cooktop that allows customers to enjoy the experience up close in a new, fun way.  If you want to learn more about teppanyaki and what types of ingredients […]
21 June 2020
What Are The Different Regional Styles For Japanese Cuisine?

What Are The Different Regional Styles For Japanese Cuisine?

In Japan, all of the various regions and cities each, have their own specialties when it comes to Japanese cuisine. Their specialties are greatly impacted by the region’s traditions, agriculture, and produce.  Most people are familiar with Japanese the more popular dishes such as teppanyaki and sushi, but how about some of the lesser-known dishes? […]
16 April 2020
What Is The Difference Between Sushi, Sashimi And Nigiri?

What Is The Difference Between Sushi, Sashimi And Nigiri?

Are you a novice Japanese cuisine enthusiast? Have you ever wondered what the difference between sushi, sashimi, and nigiri is? This article will help to shed some light on their differences by explaining what they are, where they originated, and what their distinctive components are.  What Is The History Behind Sushi? Sushi is a popular […]
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