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Why the Best Sushi isn't Fresh (and 5 Other Tips from One of New York's Best Sushi Chefs)

Daisuke Nakazawa throws four tiger shrimp onto the counter of De Gustibus, a culinary school tucked into the activewear department on the eighth floor of Macy's flagship store.<p>As the shrimp writhe, a woman in the front row jumps back in her seat and Nakazawa instructs us to repeat after him: …

America's First 3-Star Michelin Sushi Chef

Grab a seat at the bar and watch sushi chef Masa Takayama create mouth-watering masterpieces.<p>Buy Now<p>Video<p>Documentaries<p>Reid Fleming, World's Toughest …

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How America’s First 3 Star Michelin Sushi Chef Serves His Fish

Eater’s Kat Odell visited America’s first 3 star Michelin sushi chef, Masa Takayama, to see how the eponymous chef serves his sushi. Having cut fish …

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Sushi Slang 101: Decoding the Secret Language of Sushi Chefs

We all know by now that navigating the rituals of a sushi bar requires a certain level of tact and awareness. This idea, however, applies just as …

36 Words from the Sushi Lingo of Professionals

We’ll be delving deeper into sushi, a cuisine familiar to people around the world. Specifically, we’ll be looking at the terminology used by …

Five Things You Didn’t Know About Sushi

Sushi: Seems everyone’s eating it, and it’s popping up everywhere, from Whole Foods to the ballpark.<p>But whether you are a sashimi purist or prefer …

Easy Sushi Recipes You Can Make at Home

Preparing sushi is definitely an art form. This Japanese dish seems intimidating. So most people think it’s best left to the professionals. But you …

An Illustrated History of Sushi

<i>Illustrations by Albert Hsu</i><p>You know dining habits have shifted dramatically when Iowa City’s Sushi Kicchin boasts a four-and-a-half star Yelp review. …

Sorry, Pregnant Women, New Study Is Not a Carte Blanche to Eat Sushi

Despite jubilant tweets and Facebook posts to the contrary, a new study does not reverse decades of advice prohibiting pregnant women from eating …

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Tips for eating sushi in Japan | CNN Travel

This Vegetarian Sushi Looks Almost Just Like Tuna

A San Francisco-based chef is making tomato sushi to compete with your tuna fix and you can start pre-ordering it now.<p>James Corwell, formerly of …

22 Mouthwatering Pictures Of Sushi At New York's Best New Restaurant

Zagat has just unveiled its 2015 restaurant guide for New York, and Sushi Nakazawa is the city's best new restaurant.<p>Daisuke Nakazawa, the protégé of Jiro Ono (the subject of the documentary "Jiro Dreams of Sushi"), opened his own West Village sushi restaurant last fall and has been receiving rave …

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Inari Sushi Recipe - Rice Stuffed Tofu Pockets

• Cook rice in rice cooker or in a pot on the stove.<br>• Once the rice is done, fluff the rice with a spoon.<br>• Let rest with the lid on for another 10 to 15 …

We Sushi

​​We Sushi was founded in November of 2011 as the first sushi truck in the Bay Area. As the concept was new at that time, we worked from scratch and …

Supermarket sushi: taste test

You speak, we listen. That is the way it works at Word of Mouth. Consequently, after the enthusiastic response to our recent supermarket sandwich taste test (as one contributor, Edinburgh17, put it: "Forget gadget porn. THIS is consumer journalism I can get into"), we have decided to do a regular …

Sushi By-the-Piece at Wasabi, Times Square's Newest Fast Food Import

<b>Country of origin:</b> UK<b><br>Locations worldwide:</b> 39 in the UK and US<b><br>NYC locations:</b> One, in Times Square<p><b>Wasabi</b> is just one of the latest imports to plop down near Times Square, yet despite the emphasis on Japanese food, the UK chain has more in common with nearby get-em-in-get-em-out Wok to Walk than …

What A Sushi Master Taught Me About Self-Respect And Career Mastery

I’m not much of a seafood connoisseur. I usually keep my distance from anything that smells fishy.<p>Recently, an acquaintance mentioned that fresh seafood never smells bad and that I had most likely never learned to fully appreciate the delights of it prepared properly.<p>The only memory I had of fish …

How America Learned To Love Sushi

<i>Today: How America learned to embrace sushi.</i><p>Fifty years ago, few Americans possessed what we would now consider "refined" palates.<p>The average American family of the 60s, if not chowing down on a T.V. dinner, was probably celebrating the evening repast with Wonder Years-esque meals involving large …

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Huge Backlash After Woman Orders Cooked Fish At World Famous Sushi Restaurant

But even the best sushi in the world can't satisfy everyone, it seems.<p>A Chinese student studying in Japan recently wrote about her dining experience at the famed establishment, complaining that the food was terrible and that she got into a heated argument with the staff, seemingly hoping that by …

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Obama Is Eating At The Legendary 'Jiro Dreams Of Sushi' Restaurant

The restaurant, Sukiyabashi Jiro, earned a rare three-star Michelin rating, which means it has "exceptional cuisine" and is "worth a special journey."<p>It is one of 13 three-star restaurants in Tokyo, and there are only 10 seats. That combination makes it especially hard to secure reservations. In …

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So Apparently, We've Been Eating Sushi All Wrong [VIDEO]

Drop those chopsticks. Step away from the sushi. And for God's sake, check yourself on the soy sauce.<p>There's an art to eating sushi, a way to not disturb the delicate balance of flavor and texture the chef prepared just for you. So, how <i>do</i> you eat the the quintessential Japanese delicacy of vinegar …

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Where is the Best Sushi in Chicago?

Have you recently stopped to think about how much raw seafood is around us? Almost every other new restaurant seems to have some kind of uncooked fish on its menu. Personally, I've been noticing a lot of Italian crudo, but sushi is still the most popular. Just consider the hundreds of established …

What's Your Favorite Sushi in NYC?

Sushi's seen an impressive and exciting boom in New York recently, both on the super high end and the more affordable middle ground, which means there's never been a better time to get some raw fish in your life. Be it a $70 omakase (chef's choice) or a $200 one, you got options.<p>We have some …