Posted on January 16th, 2023
We already know that Chinese New Year is around the corner, and it will soon be time to feast on yusheng, steamboat, pen cai, and more auspicious treats. But those looking to put a refreshing spin on their Chinese New Year gatherings can check out the Japanese-inspired selection from RE&S – a food company with many notable Japanese brands, including Ichiban Sushi, Ichiban Boshi, Kuriya Japanese Market, and many more. To usher in the Year of the Rabbit, the various restaurants have borrowed various well-loved flavours from Japan, and infused them into an exciting collection of ready-to-eat items that can easily elevate any stay-home meals. The best part: all the festive food items are pre-cooked, chilled, and vacuum-packed to seal in their freshness. Re-heating, either in the steamer or boiling water, is all you need to whip up an impressive dinner!
Japanese Treasure Pot
The best of what the sea has to offer can be found in the Japanese Treasure Pot ($218 nett), a well-loved creation that makes a comeback again this year. In the claypot comes an array of premium fix-ins – whole abalone, sashimi-grade scallop, sticks of peeled snow crab leg, juicy prawn, braised pork belly, homemade chicken roulade, Kamaboko fish cake, shiitake mushroom, ...