Cooking Superstar

Taste of Japan

Cook along with Mayumi and Spice Up Your Life With a Taste of Japan

Mayumi Johnston
Orange County, California
Working at Whole Foods Market

When did you first get in to cooking and do you remember the first recipe you tried?

I started cooking after my dad bough me a kids cooking book when I was about 7 years old. I tried the recipes on the book from the first page. I remember that ice cream cake was on the first page!

What's your kitchen like and how do you keep organized when cooking?

My kitchen is really small....I like white and yellow color accents in my kitchen:)

What tips would you give to someone wanting to become a better cook?

Learn the basics and cook, cook, cook!

Who would you invite to your dream dinner party and what would you cook for them?

Someone from the Walt Disney company! I would make food that look like Disney characters.

Do you do any other crafts and what are your hobbies?

Photography, Any kind of DIY projects

Which cooking blogs do you love to read?

Mayumi Johnston
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What's your favorite...

TV Show
The Voice
Kelly Clarkson, Taylor Swift
San Francisco
Love Actually
Cook Book
Japanese macrobiotic sweets recipe books
Mirin, Sake, Tofu
Kitchen Gadget
Ninja Food Processor