Archive for the ‘sushi chef’ Category

Hanamizuki Japanese Restaurant, Orlando FL

Rating: 8255 International Drive, Suite 136 Orlando, FL 32819 407-363-7200 www.hanamizuki.us Let me tell you a little story about a place I found called Hanamizuki Japanese Restaurant. Owner and Sushi Chef Toshi Kishimoto runs this terrific and authentic Japanese restaurant located right in a main tourist area of Orlando, Florida. It’s a little hard to […]

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Omakase at NAOE

What a great little place we ate at last week in Sunny Isles. It’s NAOE, and it features a master itamae named Kevin Cory. After you finish the amazing bento presented by Chef Kevin Cory, you can eat sushi until you’ve had enough. But none of those lame and saucy sushi rolls you get at […]

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How to make great sushi

Are there secret techniques that the masters perfected long ago, known only to the select few? Well, perhaps there are some little-known methods and seldom shared ways of preparing sushi that distinguish the great masters in Tokyo. But mostly great sushi prep seems to boil down to the accumulation of knowledge about types of ingredients […]

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Splitsville Sushi Showdown (cont’d)

Here’s our recap of last week’s Sushi Showdown at Splitsville in Miami. It featured five sushi chefs competing for a top prize of $500, and other prizes including cash and an awesome sushi knife. The winner of the speed rolling portion of the event was Cesar Rogue, who assembled five cucumber and asparagus rolls in […]

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Splitsville Sushi Showdown

Part 2 >> This past Wednesday night Splitsville Lanes in Miami had a Sushi competition that featured some serious sushi chefs battling for the $500 top prize. This well planned contest was reminiscent of Food Network’s Iron Chef show, with all the high drama and showmanship. The sushi bar at Splitsville was disassembled, and an […]

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Sushi Showdown at Splitsville

Come see a sushi chef showdown in Miami this Wednesday night at 8pm! There will be great prizes, specials, and loads of fun for all. As regular readers will recall, Splitsville in South Miami has a pretty nice sushi bar, read the recent Splitsville sushi bar review to recap. But this Wednesday, they will invite […]

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