It looks a little different in Japan.
A cold beer, especially a light lager or a Japanese type of beer like Asahi or Sapporo, goes really well with sushi. The slightly bitter taste and effervescent carbonation are particularly good with fatty fish such as salmon dipped in soy sauce.
Green tea is another classic drink that pairs well with sushi. It is refreshing taste and antioxidants can help cleanse the palate between each bite. A light and delicate green tea is best, it will not overshadow the taste of the sushi.
Sake is a traditional Japanese rice wine that is a natural choice for sushi. The clean, light taste and subtle sweetness of sake goes well with the fresh taste of raw fish and seaweed.
In Japan, the selection of different types of sake is large, ranging from dry to sweet, so it is all about finding a sake that matches the pieces of sushi.
In relation to sushi, there are several different types of drinks that can be enjoyed with the food.
On the Sushi course for beginners, you learn step by step how to make tasty sushi.
Zoë has held sushi courses and cooking classes for A. P. Moller – Maersk, Hugo Boss Nordic, Novo Nordisk, Novartis, Velux, Gorrissen Federspiel, Beierholm revision, Elbek & Vejrup and many more.