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Sushi Sides

Mochi Ball Ice Cream

Mochi Ice Cream


mochi ice cream
Mochi ice cream is a Japanese confection made from mochi (pounded sticky rice) with an ice cream filling.

Category: Side
Level: Beginner

Mochi and mochi Ball Description:Mochi ice cream is a small, round dessert ball consisting of a soft, pounded sticky rice cake (mochi) on the outside and an ice cream filling on the inside. It is then dusted with corn starch. There are many flavors to choose from, but the most popular are green tea (matcha), vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, and red bean (azuki).



Seaweed Salad

Seaweed Salad


Seaweed Salad
seaweed salad with sesame seed oil and sesame seeds
Category: Nigiri
Level: Intermediate

Seaweed Salad Description:  Seaweed salad has become one of not only my favorite parts of sushi but my favorite foods.  It has a nice texture with a great taste.  I love it when it’s served with a bit of sesame oil and sesame seeds. It’s a great beginning to a sushi meal.