Introduction to Japanese Cuisine

Learn all you need to know to start cooking Japanese favorites right at home with Chef Bing Liu, specialist in Japanese cuisine.

Bing Liu

Head Chef, Carte Restaurant, Sydney Australia

Bing Liu

Head Chef, Carte Restaurant, Sydney Australia

Make your own sushi, sashimi, gyoza, miso soup and more

Learn to make your own Japanese cuisine and have the confidence to tackle any recipe. 

You will see how to prepare Sushi, Sashimi, Maki, Futomaki, and more delicious Japanese specialties such as Yakitori, Gyoza, Tamagoyaki and Miso Soup.

At the end of this course you will:

  • Know how to maintain knives and use correct cutting techniques.
  • Know how to work correctly with ingredients such as fish and sushi rice.
  • Know how to make a range of popular Japanese dishes.
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Course Syllabus

Get to grips with fundamental techniques to prepare staple Japanese recipes

What you'll learn

Chef Bing will show you how to correctly prepare sushi rice and fish, how to prepare foundation recipes, such as dashi stock, and how to use these elements to make popular Japanese dishes.

You will also learn to sharpen your knives with a Japanese whetstone and you will discover the correct techniques for cutting a variety of fish, seafood and vegetable ingredients.

Who is it for?

If you are a professional who wants to add fundamental Japanese techniques to your repertoire, this course is for you. If you love to cook at home and would like to tackle your favorite Japanese recipes with confidence this course is for you.


Recommended equipment

  • Frying pan
  • Chopsticks
  • Sukiyaki pot or cast-iron pot
  • Saucepan
  • Spatula
  • Japanese knife
  • Grater
  • Bowls
  • Small strainer
  • Ladle
  • Moribashi chopsticks
  • Bamboo or metal skewers – kushi
  • Japanese yakitori grill – konro
  • Wood charcoal
  • Paint brush
  • Whisk
  • Sieve
  • Tamagoyaki pan
  • Bamboo mat
  • Yanagi-ba – single edged sushi knife
  • Sieve
  • Rice cooker
  • Fish scaler
  • Paper towels

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Meet your Instructor

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Head Chef, Carte Restaurant, Sydney Australia

From Paris, to New York, to Sydney, his culinary prowess comes from his international experience.

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What's included?

  • 1hr 15min HD video
  • 15 recipes 
  • 24 lessons
  • Recipe e-book (English, Spanish)
  • 5 Quizzes
  • Certificate

Available languages

  • Español, English (VO)
  • English, Español, Italiano (BETA), Français (BETA), Português (BETA), Deutsch (BETA)
  • Intermediate

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