Sushi rice

sushi rice

Japan's elegant sushi is often associated with raw fish however the word sushi is a derivation of 'sumeshi', which means 'vinegared rice', and it is this that is the main component of all types of sushi.

Serve sushi for healthy lunch boxes, snacks or as a stylish canapé for parties.

There are several varieties, such as egg-cup sushi and California hand rolls, that do not require neat, practised rolling with a bamboo mat.