The history of sushi holds some interesting surprises even for connoisseurs of the subject. Deep red tuna, delicate pink grained salmon - these are the widely known typical toppings for sushi. Really typical? [...]
Chicken, cream cheese, salmon in chili sauce - there's hardly anything today that you wouldn't find on sushi. But what are actually the typical, authentic toppings of sushi? It all depends... [...]
Sushi as we know it today is ultimately a development of the second half of the 20th century. The original dish of sushi was very different from what we know today as sushi [...].
Sushi, as we know the dish today, consists of leavened rice, fish, vegetables, nori and some seasoning ingredients such as wasabi and soy sauce. However, this was not always the case: [...]