Maki sushi is probably the most well known type of sushi in the U.S. It consists of a layer of nori surrounding a layer of rice surrounding the fillings in the middle, all rolled into a cylinder and then cut into several smaller slices. The most well known type of maki sushi is the California Roll.
Tokyo, Japan: Meiji Shrine, Harajuku, Yoyogi Park, and Kaiten SushiPosted on May 4th, 2010 · 10 Comments »Maki Recipes
By the second day of our trip, this was quickly becoming a very common, and very welcome sight. You can get darn near anywhere in Tokyo, and even to quite a few other places in Japan, by using their very extensive public transportation system.
The trains, I love them. Oh, how I wish we had a transportation system like this in Los Angeles! How wonderful that would be. 😀
Also, I’ve posted about sushi on my other blog, Fridgg, for this month’s Daring Cooks challenge. The recipe called for unagi… but unagi isn’t sustainable, and you know I couldn’t do that. So pop on over to Fridgg, and check out the recipe I created as a sustainable replacement!Continue Reading