5 Kinds Of Sushi You Need To Try

Surbhi Gupta 2017-04-13

Sushi refers to seasoned rice topped with raw seafood. It is sticky rice that is sweet with vinegar of and is creased with seaweed and carefully rolled in a cylindrical roll neatly. Sushi is often served with gari, wasabi and soy sauce. Sushi is often confused to be sashimi which is raw fish with rice.
As Japan is a seafood paradise, the authentic sushi is non-vegetarian. But thanks to the thinning culture gap, many restaurants have come up with delectable vegetarian options as well.
Here are five Sushi kinds to know about :

1. Nigiri Sushi

It’s the most famous kind of sushi. It is made by pressing Vinegared rice with hands, smeared with Wasabi sauce and embraced with a single topping of seafood. Some chefs even garnish it with cooked vegetables, cooked fish and meat.

5 Kinds Of Sushi You Need To Try

2. Maki Sushi

These are called the slice sushi rolls and are the most famous types of sushi outside of Japan. It consists of seasoned Rice with a filling found in a roll of Nori soy paper, a thin Egg omelet or even Shiso leaf. Maki can be served in five different ways – Futomaki, Chu Maki, Hosomaki, Uramaki, and Temaki.

5 Kinds Of Sushi You Need To Try

3. Chirashi Sushi

Chirac literally means ‘scattered’. People also call it as sushi in a bowl. In Japan, the toppings vary by region, but in India, you’ll find a mix of raw and cooked seafood topped with seafood and rice.

5 Kinds Of Sushi You Need To Try


4. Inari Sushi

Inari is rice inside a season often sweet pouch of deep fried Tofu. It was named after the Shinto god of fertility, rice, agriculture and foxes.

5 Kinds Of Sushi You Need To Try


5. Oshizushi Sushi

Oshizushi is made out of a wooden mold. The rice and toppings are put in the mold and cut into squares and rectangles before serving. It is also called the pressed sushi.

5 Kinds Of Sushi You Need To Try



Surbhi Gupta

The Anda Khane wali Vegetarian. Also, an ambivert and awkward media student with a knack for movies. You might just spot me sitting next to you at the theatre hogging popcorn as I reach movie nirvana. Do say hiiii! Bye

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