Judy Ung

Expertise: Japanese cooking, home cooking, easy recipes

​Judy specializes in Japanese home cooking, developing recipes that are easy to recreate in your home kitchen.


  • Food writer and recipe developer
  • Raised in Southern California on home-cooked Japanese meals made by her native Japanese mother
  • Has written more than 200 recipes
  • Fluent in Japanese



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