Japanese Food is one of my favorite Menu so I am not expert in this kind of menu I just had been work and love to cook sometime.So I would like to share some my little knowledge and if there is something not right or you have more experience we can share.
Anyway, Today I would like to start with Easy menu and popular one.You properly know Nigiri sushi which are popular and easy to looking for in super market or any restaurant.
Shall we start from the meaning of Sushi.
Sushi a food of Japanese origin consisting of cooked vinegared rice (shari) combined with other ingredients (neta). Neta and forms of sushi presentation vary, but the ingredient which all sushi have in common is shari. The most common neta is seafood.
Neta = Topping ( tuna , salmon , squid , shrimp)
How To Make Nigiri Sushi
You will needs
- 2 sliced of tuna
- 2 sliced of salmon
- 120 g sushi rice
- ½ stp wasabi paste , for each slice
- 2 cups su water (water with dash of vinegar)
- 1 sharp knife
1 Step 1 : Slice The Fish
Slice the tuna , salmon and shrimp into slice .Cut two half an ounce slice of each
2 Step 2: Wet Your Hands
3 Step 3 : Roll The Rice
Grab a small palmful of rice with your right hand and squeeze together firmly until sticks together.
4 Step 4 :A Dab of wasabi
After picking up a slice of tuna with your left hand, dab a little wasabi on the fish with the right index finger of your right hand.
5 Step 5 :Shape your Sushi
Now add the squeezed rice to the tuna , placing the tuna with the wasabi side towards the rice.
6 Holding the tuna and rice in your left hand , use two fingers of your right hand to shape it into rectangle with rounded corners.To do this you need to rotate and flip the rice and tuna, while pressing with your two fingers at the same time.
7 Step 6 : Salmon and Shrimp
Now repeat the process with the salmon and shrimp to make three types of nigiri sushi.Take your time rolling the rice into the right shape.
8 Step 7 : Garnish & Serve
Do you like Tuna ?
What part of Tuna that you think is the best taste ?
See you next Menu. :)
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