Why is it difficult to cook sushi rice?

There are several reasons why it is difficult to cook sushi ris. A little more water is used in relation to the amount of rice. This means that it takes very little to get them wrong. The perfect sushi rice is solid but at the same time soft and the balance is very hard to hit. Another factor that has a major influence on boiling sushi is the weather. If it is raining, snow storms or a hot summer day it als ...

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Why are seaweed used for sushi is so healthy?

The Japanese are the population of the world who live the longest in the world and for good reason. The Japanese eat large amounts of seaweed and it is not only sushi. There are many different types of seaweed depending on whether it is to be used for soups, cold dishes, hot dishes, a starter or a salad. Common to all of them that the seaweed that is produced to the Japanese is that it is very healthy. Seaw ...

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Japanese noodle soup is perfect for rainy weeks

Autumn is over us. And yes, in Denmark, the weather is most reminiscent of mixed shirts. Autumn is a time that offers beautiful autumn colors and unique ingredients like mushrooms, which are best in autumn. Autumn is also time for little more heavy and hot dishes that whine on a cold rainy day. Reason if not taking a very long time, but that is healthy, nutritious and fits a busy day. Japanese noodle soup i ...

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What is the first thing to check when making sushi?

The first thing I check when preparing to handle different raw materials for sushi is the weather. Humidity and temperature play a major role from handling raw materials to the finished sushi pieces. The temperature affects the boiling of sushi rice. Temperatures such as minus degrees and hot summer days affect the various steps that lead to cooked sushi rice. But raw materials such as fish and vegetables a ...

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What period is it best to travel to Japan?

The Japanese weather is very mixed. In the summer can be very hot in Japan and in winter it will be very cold. Additionally, Japan also has a rainy season and there are also some months where there are many typhone. In general, Japan saw a country characterized by high humidity so there are certain months when it is best to travel there. Spring and autumn are the months that are the most pleasant months to ...

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Therefore, a Japanese cooking course is also relevant to those who do not care about cooking

We live in a time where more and more foods are polluted.  I am thinking of how agriculture sprays their fields and animal welfare. Lakes, rivers and seas are also exposed to pollution and as a consumer you need to pay more attention to what you put in the shopping cart. Although a commodity is produced in Denmark, it is not significant that it is also healthy. At the course "Sushi course for Beginners" I s ...

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Have you made sushi with black rice?

It is a question I sometimes get on my sushi courses. Black rice is whole-grain rice that is healthier than white rice and which contains several vitamins and minerals. I have never used black rice, and I am not going to. There are several reasons for that. Black rice is much harder to cook than white rice. Nor do they have the same consistency as cooked white rice. Rice plays the main role in sushi if the ...

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The reason why you should eat seaweed for sushi!

Most people have heard that it is healthy to eat seaweed. There are also more and more restaurants in Europe that have begun to use seaweed in their food. For sushi, there is a very special seaweed used which is grown on the bottom of the ocean like oats grown in Europe. The seaweed sushi is a very special vegetable. It is the vegetable in the world that contains the most vitamins and minerals. A sheet of s ...

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Which criteria is the most important thing when Japanese buy sushi in Tokyo?

Every year I travel to Brussels in December and spend a few days in the company a delgation of high-grade Japanese Kendo teacher. A couple of years ago I asked them, What is the most important thing when you buy sushi? They all said that sushi rice cooked to perfection is the most important thing for them. None of them are interested in eating sushi rice which has a consistency like pudding. They are also n ...

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The healthiest Japanese fast food does not take more than 15 minutes to make!

The Japanese are the world's longest living population and there is a reason for that. The Japanese live a busy life like so many others. There are many in the larger cities that work approx. 10 hours a day. In addition, the Japanese also have children, family, hobbies and much else that has to be taken care of. In everyday life, the Japanese spend very little time on the food. Therefore you will find reall ...

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