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Spam Musubi (recipe Gena Sakahara-Gonzales) 1 cup brown rice 1 cup short grain rice 1 can low sodium Spam 1/3 cup favorite teriyaki sauce 1 Tbsp oil 2 Tbsp furikake * (Japanese seaweed rice seasoning) 4-5 sheets of nori *(dried sushi seaweed) or a package of snack nori which can be purchased in the Asian aisle of grocery store) Kaiden making Spam Musubi with an acrylic sushi mold. Carrot and Daikon Slaw 2 ½ cup shredded carrots 2 ½ cup shredded daikon 2 Tbsp minced parsley (optional) 1 Tbsp black sesame seeds (optional) Slaw Dressing: 6 Tbsp seasoned rice vinegar 2 Tbsp sugar 1 clove garlic, minced 1 tsp ginger, minced ½ tsp salt ¼ tsp ground pepper    Mix carrot and daikon in a bowl.  Mix all the dressing ingredients in a jar and shake until sugar dissolves. Refrigerate vegetables and dressing separately until ready to serve.  Toss together and garnish with either parsley or black sesame.  Serves 10. —— Sometimes it is difficult to find all the Asian in- gredients in these recipes at your local grocery store. Gena Sakahara-Gonzales suggests you take a little adventure and go to an authentic Asian market like Santo Market on Taylor Street or Nijiya Market on Jackson Street, both in San Jose. Another possibility is Mitsuwa Marketplace on Saratoga Avenue, also in San Jose. While there, pick up some great soup! Prepare rice according to package directions or if using a rice cooker, wash rice thoroughly. Add 3 cups of water and cook.  While rice is cooking, slice spam into 9-10 segments depend- ing on how many musubi you’d like to make. Fry spam in oil, flipping until there is some light browning on the spam. Add teriyaki sauce and let simmer and bubble. We like to turn spam often and simmer on low for 3-5 minutes to thicken the sauce. Once done, set aside. Once the rice is cooked and cooled a bit, start preparing your assembly line and set all the it [\[\\\[N][˜\ [KXK\ZZKܚH[\ۚYK[HYY][B^Y]]\][[0][[\HHXܙ]›][[\[ܘ^H]XHH\X[X\][[X^ۂ[[[H]\XH[ˈ^H\H[[XXH܈XZ[›X]X[[\]\XK^H[]H[H[[ۙ\]] 0HYX\و[H H\Y[H\HXZ[H^HقX[YX\KHZHHXܞ[X\H[˂^HHYXHوܚHۈ][\ \H]\XHXZ\[]\[\[[^H]\XHXZ\XܛpY]قܚHX][H^H[\[ YXZ[H[H]\XBH^HوH[K]HܚHY][[ۈXH[H[[\ۈ][Y[H۸&]]HH]\XB[[H[\H[ 0\[HHوH\™][[[ [Y[X\\H][[][[œXH\۸&]X]\][˂^^Y\ۘX^YYXHوܚKY[HYY[[HZHۈ^H\^XZH]Xp۝[Kۈ[ܙBXHۈ[[H\ZZK\H[][HBYY[ T H۸&]Y]XXK[H[[][]܂و[H[XKY[HXZHHXH^Y\وXK[H[]Hp[]\XKۘHH]\XH\]\Y]\\Y[H\ٙB]\[[[[ݙH[YY[ \[]HܚB\[Kܘ\\ݙ\H]\XK[KH]\XB[[HHYY[\ݙ\Y [\[[\[\[]HYHوHܚK\[[HX[HX[[\]\XH^pݙ\Y[Y %8%H[H]\XHX\H[\H\HوY[][[[HYH\ˈ\H\ۚYH[]\[[XH]\XH[]]\^\[H\ \H\Hو\X][ۜ˰[H[Yܘ[XYY܈X[\^XZKX[K]]\[\[Z[H[B\˰]\X\[Hܘ\Y0[\Xܘ\]YY˜HX][][ L͈\˂SH8(SԑSS8(SPTSTS PVH NZ^KBL