Jay's Recipes


【Miso marinated fish salad】Jay’s Hacco-licious Recipes vol.5

Jay Asanuma is a formally trained chef, certified holistic health coach, and runs an organic fermented foods business in New York. As a long time researcher of fermented (hacco) foods, Jay will share his delicious hacco recipes for you to try at home.

【miso-marinated-fish-salad】Jay's Hacco-licious Recipes:haccola Japanese fermented foods and cuisine


・3tbsp Miso
・1tbsp mirin
・1 filet Fish
・1pc Avocado
・1/2pc Grapefruit
・4 leaves of Green lettuce
・1/4 Onion, 5pcs Black olive
・Dressing (1tbsp olive oil, 1tsp lemon juice, salt pepper for taste)


1: Mix miso and mirin in a bowl
2: Spread 1/2 miso marinade on a flat container, and place fish filet on it
3: Cover with remain of miso marinade
4: Set in the refrigerator for 2days
5: Wipe off miso marinade gentry with a cloth
6: Place Saute pan on the heat with little oil
7: Saute fish filet on low heat both side
8: Cut Grarefruit, lettuce, onion, olive into approximately size.
9: Mix Olive oil, lemon juice, salt, pepper in a bowl
10: Cut fish, and mix other ingredients and place on a plate

Jay’s note

Miso marinated fish is classic preparation in Japanese cuisine. Fish becomes smokey deep flavor, and irresistible. after marinate filet for couple of days.Fish is little easy to burn when it’s cooking on the pan, you may also use medium heat oven.

Jay Asanuma

Jay Asanuma

Chef, certified holistic health coach, and researcher of health foods. He was selected as a chef for Honmura-an New York branch in 1987, the restaurant a three star recognition from the New York Times. Years later, in order to broaden culinary repertoire, he relocated to Paris also traveled over the world. He has made a cup of miso soup for the Dalai lama in foundation dinner in New York. His focus now lies in unique Japanese fermented foods which will be next "superfood". And as health coach, his knowledge covers a variety of health theories, such as macrobiotics, raw food, Ayurveda, fasting, and juicing etc.   blog:NY Holistic Style