Sushi is probably the most famous Japanese food around the world. The word “sushi” is for Non-Japanese people is quite different. Some Non-Japanese People would think sushi is slices of raw fish alone, but that’s called Sashimi. The word sushi means it’s sour. So Sushi actually is vinegared rice topped with other ingredients.
Since Japan is an island. Such an insular position affect Japan’s all aspects including it’s food culture. Seafood and rice has always been popular costumed in Japan. Let’s take a look of 11 different sushi rolls.
11. Cucumber Rolls
Cucumber Sushi Roll, Cucumber rolls are called kappamaki in Japan. It’s one of the most simple and fresh sushi that easy to make, with just 3 kinds of ingredients, nori, vinegared rice and Cucumber. As there’s no fish included, this roll is great for vegetarian.
10. Philadelphia Roll
A Philadelphia roll is a makizushi type of sushi generally made with smoked salmon, cream cheese, and cucumber. It can also include other ingredients, such as other types of fish, avocado, scallions, and sesame seed. If you like smooth full body and complex flavor, then you have to try this!
9. Alaska Roll
Alaska roll is quite simple. It’s a form of California roll made with raw salmon.Alaskan roll more complicated includes avocado, imitation crab meat, rice, salmon and nori, which is toasted seaweed.
8. King Crab California Roll
King crab California roll is included king crab as you can see the name and mayonnaise. Oh yes and with rice. Just enjoy and have a rice day!
7. Dragon Roll
The dragon roll is an inside-out sushi roll, which means nori wraps around the ingredients inside and the sushi rice is on the outside. Typically, there is shrimp tempura and cucumber inside the roll, and thinly sliced avocado is placed on top of the roll resembling the scales of a dragon.
6. Boston Rolls
Boston roll is included poached shrimp, avocado, cucumber, sushi rice and nori, or seaweed sheets that hold the roll in place.
5. Shrimp Tempura Roll
Shrimp tempura roll is included imitation crab, cucumber, avocado, cream cheese, and tempura shrimp halves. If you like rich and brittle hazel crisp flavors, you must be a super fun of shrimp tempura roll!
4. Spicy Tuna Roll
3. California Roll
2. Rainbow Roll
1. Spider Roll