Takumi’s Doppio Mezzaluna Pizza

Takumi, half Italian, half Japanese member of the Rebel group in the Regiment de Cuisine goes up against Etsuya Eizan. The topic is beef. Etsuya tries to trip him up with a roast beef laced with artichoke, which will inhibit the taste bud receptors on the judge’s tongues, but Takumi strikes back with this incredible…

Momo’s Queen’s Apple Tart

Momo, the third seat on in the Elite Ten, goes up agains Megumi in a Shokugeki, and the main ingredient is apples! She makes an incredible apple tart- the Queen’s Apple Tart, fit for someone like Cleopatra. I decided to recreate her recipe so we could sample it in real life, and let me tell…

Crunchyroll #92: Hachis Parmentier from “Food Wars! Third Plate”

Read the original post here. Or read the post here: Well, well, WELL, here we are again with another Food Wars recipe and a brand new opportunity to lose my mind cooking. This recipe, the product of Soma, his dad, and Erina, is a recipe for insanity! It’s a take on Hachis Parmentier, which is basically…

Crunchyroll #88: Gousetsu Udon from “Food Wars”

Ah, Food Wars! recipes! I feel like I always end the experience in a love-hate relationship. I love the final product, but the process to get there. Holy cow. And this particular dish is no exception. Soma and friends whip it up in order to pass the second stage of their exam. They ingeniously realize how…

Crunchyroll #86: Tempura Egg Don from “Food Wars”

I don’t know about you, but if you watched the first episode of the second part of Food Wars! The Third Plate and was shocked and awed like I was, I am going to assume it’s because you also never knew that you could freeze eggs and then COOK with them. RIGHT? I was just so…

Crunchyroll #78: Soma’s Venison from “Food Wars!”

Learn how to make it here. Here we are again, another one of Soma’s recipes, another chance for me to lose my mind, cooking my life away in my non-professional grade kitchen. I gotta say, I love cooking food from Food Wars! because of the challenges it presents, but I also have to say that…

Crunchyroll #73: Salmon Coulibiac from Shokugeki no Soma!

Learn how to make it here! Seriously, three days of effort went into this. Mostly it’s because I have a day job and I wanted to do a really thorough preparation. I just couldn’t fit all the steps into one evening. Nonetheless, all told, I think I spend about 6 hours actively preparing the various…

Crunchyroll #72: Wing Gyoza from “Shokugeki no Soma”!

Learn how to make it here! First big thing we need to address: Erina’s father somehow thinks it’s a good idea to shut down one of the dormitories that houses students at his own academy. His justification is that the house is set apart from the school and therefore hard to control, which is all…

Crunchyroll #68: Time Fuse Mapo Curry Noodles from Food Wars!

Learn how to make it here! Everything we have been doing up to this point has just been a test, I swear. The black pepper bun, the mapo tofu…all good…but all just PRACTICE for what was to come. Soma outdoes himself, AND his competition with the Time Fuse Mapo Curry Noodles. It’s a dish that…