Many would agree that sushi is probably the essential image of japanese food, and it’s been in Japan for ages. Surprise is that, what we consider sushi is the modern version of a more ancient style. The sushi we find in restaurants and sushi booths nowadays is the “modern sushi” invented during Edo era, just a couple of centuries ago, and it was invented as a form of fast food, nothing to compare about nowadays fast food image. Sushi is not only rice with raw fish, as many varietes you can imagine, some of them delicious, some other varieties, not so much. Meat, vegetables, fruit, any combination is possible, but the king is, and hopefully will always be, raw fish. What is your favourite sushi plate? feel free to leave your recommendations and tastes in the comment section below.

Sushi_09

Sushi set in Daiwa Sushi, Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo.

In automatic sushi restaurant chains you use a touch screen to place your order and a small wagon comes from a rail in front of your seat and brings you the order. No need to interact with the staff.

Sushi_01

Touch screen at automatic sushi restaurant Genki Sushi.

Sushi_02

There goes the shrimp at full speed, Genki Sushi.

Sushi_03

Prices vary from types of sushi, guided by the color of the dish you take.

Sushi_06

Variety of sushi dishes.

Sushi_04

Grilled and raw salmon sushi.

Sushi_05

Three types of tuna sushi.

Sushi_07

Fugu, the most poisonous fish to eat in Japan.

Sushi_08

Raw horse meat  sushi.

The heaven of sushi,  in Tsukiji, is the area with small booths and restaurants. So fresh, tender, tasty and well prepared that makes you pray to fish gods and thank them for the meal, literally my friend was praying while staring to sushi and the first time I tried the sushi set at Daiwa Sushi, I cried of food happiness, and so did my friend.

Daiwa sushi

Lively and busy Daiwa sushi, in Tsukiji market, Tokyo.

Sushi_10

Ootoro, fatty tuna sushi.

UPDATED

Share the hype
20

Este sitio web utiliza cookies para que usted tenga la mejor experiencia de usuario. Si continúa navegando está dando su consentimiento para la aceptación de las mencionadas cookies y la aceptación de nuestra política de cookies, pinche el enlace para mayor información.plugin cookies

ACEPTAR
Aviso de cookies
Social media & sharing icons powered by UltimatelySocial