Edible seaweed is a staple ingredient in Japanese cooking and Asian cuisine in general. With its strong fishy umami taste, it's a great way of amplifying the seafood flavor of your meals. Now that it's available in different parts of the world, you're free to incorporate this ingredient into your dishes as well. There are plenty of ways to do this. Just check out these seaweed recipes to get started! Have it in soups, salads, sushi rolls, rice bowls, and more.

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Eggplant Sushi Rolls Recipe

Appetizing and easy to make, these sushi rolls are assembled with seasoned and baked eggplant; rolled together with rice and avocado in nori sheets.
1 hr 15 mins


Tofu Soba Noodles Recipe

Bring a taste of Asia to your tables by trying on this tofu soba noodles recipe made with sesame oil, soy sauce, vegetables, arame, ginger, and scallions.
25 mins


Japanese Shrimp Onigiri Recipe

Onigiri is a popular Japanese snack made of seaweed-wrapped rice balls. Make this deep-fried tempura onigiri recipe as a great to-go snack.
1 hr

Pan-Fry & Skillet

Salmon Furikake Recipe

Furikake is a seasoning that is sprinkled on top of rice. It's briny because of the nori and umami-rich. Use it as topping for salmon.
20 mins

Rice & Risotto

Sushi Rice Dip Recipe

This sushi rice dip is a Japanese-inspired rice dish! It's made shiitake mushrooms, tender rice, crunchy sesame seeds, soy sauce, brown sugar, and more.
30 mins


Vegan Lox Recipe

Lox is a dish that is commonly made with salmon. This recipe, however, is a highly vegan version of the dish. Learn how to make this vegan lox with capers.
1 days 50 mins


Tamagoyaki Bento Box Recipe

Make lunch fun and delicious with this traditional Japanese tamagoyaki bento box. You can form the onigiri into cute shapes or animal figures.
1 hr 15 mins


10-Minute Healthy Donabe Stew Recipe

This stew recipe is made in a traditional Japanese donabe for an extra smoky flavor! Enjoy a blend of tasty vegetables, meat, and seafood all in one pot.
10 mins


Seaweed Salad Recipe

Savor tasty seafood greens with this seaweed salad recipe. This dish is finished with a delicious seasoning mix for a refreshing bite!

1 hr 25 mins


Korean Seaweed Soup Recipe

Immerse yourself in the flavorful Asian cuisine with this Korean seaweed soup. It contains high fiber seaweed cooked in a savory broth.

20 mins


Miso Soup With Seaweed Recipe

Whip up a miso soup with seaweed to feel warm during the cold season! This dish offers Japanese flavors with soft tofu for additional taste.

10 mins

Rice & Risotto

Seaweed Sushi Recipe

Get a taste of Japanese cuisine with this seaweed sushi. This hearty dish is made of rice and a choice of vegetables wrapped in seaweed.

1 hr 5 mins