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Welcome to my blog! Here you will find simple yet delicious Asian recipes that I love to cook and eat! Some might look scary to cook but don't be afraid to discover new tastes and have fun cooking with your friends and family. If you're feeling a bit overwhelmed or want to perfect your dishes, check out some of our hands on classes or get a group of friends together for a group class.


Challenges and Hard Times

    Hi guys! Hope your days have been going well, and you’ve been enjoying my blogs. I thought something that I would really like to share with you are the days when it doesn’t go well. Turning the meal kits from my kitchen experiments to manufacturable, supermarket worthy kits…

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Red chilli, so how hot is too hot?

I’d like to share with you guys one of my memorable experiences from when I was making my meal kits!   It was a very hard decision to make the seven flavoured meal kits that you see today. They came about through the combination of the dishes that my students like…

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Why did I do these Meal Kits

Hey guys I hope you enjoyed my first blog. I was so happy to see the response that I got from it, and I thought I’d share the story of how I came up with the meal kits, and what we did to make it from an idea in my…

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Launching My New Meal Kits

Hello everyone!   I haven’t written a blog post like this before! As you guys know, I’m Sachie Nomura, owner and creator of Sachie’s Kitchen! I’ve been working on something for over 2 years now, and I’m so excited that I will finally get to share it.   I came…

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Sachie’s Peking Duck with Molasses

Peking Duck is a well known Chinese dish from Beijing that is always served with a huge wow-factor. When you go to restaurants in China, they will carve the duck in front of you and serve them with different condiments which is normally spring onion, cucumber, sauce and pancakes.  If you…

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Sachie’s Geisha’s Mojito

  Geisha’s Mojito Christmas in Asia is in the middle of winter and we normally have Christmas cake to celebrate. But I have been in NZ for 18 years and have developed the enjoyment of a HOT summer Christmas. This is a great drink when you are a bit unfamiliar and…

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Sachie’s Paneer Cheese (Gluten free)

Paneer, also known as Cottage Cheese, is an important protein for Indian vegetarian dishes. This requires only 2 ingredients to make at home!! Paneer is very versatile. You can cut into cubes to cook in curry, stir fry in a sauce, crumbs on top of salad or knead into your…

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