Hawasabi Sushi


A superb dish of Okayama, a famous area for sushi, with a taste of wasabi

Hawasabi Sushi

Hawasabi (horseradish leaves) sushi is a masterpiece of local sushi since people started growing wasabi (horseradish). This is a simple dish with hawasabi pickled with nihaizu (vinegar and soy sauce) topped on chirashizushi (sushi rice in a bowl with various ingredients), but the combination with sushi and the colorful appearance make it an essential local food of Nagicho. The traditions of Okayama as a place famous for sushi as well as a place to produce wasabi are mixed in this excellent idea dish.

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