Category Archive: Rice

Recipe for Sushi Rice Salad

There are many types of rice salad. In general, rice salad has a thin dressing, rice, and vegetables combined. You may have something simple like white rice, cucumbers, and vinaigrette, or you can have something more complex with sun-dried tomatoes, walnuts, papaya and feta cheese. You can combine almost anything together in a rice salad …

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The Best Authentic Japanese Sushi Rice Recipe On the Planet!

This sushi rice recipe was passed on to me by my now 80 year old Japanese mother who had it passed to her by her mother back in the 1940’s. My mother, who was always looking for ways to improve her own recipes, talked to many popular sushi chefs in Japan (mainly in the Osaka …

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Mochi – Japanese Rice Cakes

Japanese food is a combination of art and taste. Its cuisine has a distinct flavor and appearance. Lot of importance is given to the aesthetic and pleasing presentation of the food and you can get a feel of the season and the mood of the chef too. It is even believed that the food possesses …

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Japanese Food – Onigiri or Omusubi

“Onigiri,” also known as “Omusubi,” is the most widespread snack in Japan. This fist-sized rice ball, which, having been industrialized, comes in somewhat disturbing triangular shapes as well, is made from white rice and wrapped in seaweed, called “Nori.” The rice could be flavored with fillings such as salt and black sesame seeds, and/or stuffed …

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