Via youtube.com 1. Rice Burger Via youtube.com This revamped hamburger (with teriyaki sauce) is hitting all the right notes. Recipe here. The chef cooks with an incredible economy of space. Try pulling double duty with your skillet next time you cook. 2. Pasta Carbonara Via youtube.com This slightly lighter take on carbonara still preserves the richness of the dish. Recipe here. 3. Japanese Meatballs Via youtube.com Your grandmother would be appalled by the use of deep fried tofu and sweet vinegar sauce. But she can't deny that they look pretty good. Recipe here. 4. Sweat Potato Cupcakes Via youtube.com These mushipan, part of the cupcake family, are steamed to perfection in this alternative to baking. Recipe here. 5. Pancakes Via youtube.com A shorter stack than most are accustomed to, fresh whipped cream and mint class up the dish. Recipe here. Via youtube.com Pancakes for dinner? I'll take it! 6. No Bake Tofu Cheesecake Via youtube.com Half the calories and half the work. Recipe here. Via youtube.com 7. Green Tea Swiss Roll Via youtube.com The bean paste definitely adds a new twist! Recipe here. 8. Coffee Jell-O Via youtube.com The perfect summer treat for an afternoon pick-me-up. Recipe here. 9. Matcha Green Tea Donut Holes Via youtube.com Yum! A refreshing and light reboot of the classic donut. Recipe here. Via youtube.com Francis is clearly shocked by the chef's portion control. 10. French Toast Via youtube.com The addition of roasted soy bean flour (Kinako) and Japanese "black sugar" (Kuromitsu) add a new twist to the dish. Recipe here. Via youtube.com The mysterious chef finally lets Francis chow down Via youtube.com Beyond being extremely informative, "Cooking with Dog" is fun to watch. Checkout their youtube page for hundreds of recipes, including authentic Japanese cuisine!