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Ten sushi trends for 2012

Here are our picks for the top ten trends in sushi for 2012. It’s a mixed bag – we have the good, the bad and the ugly all represented. Be sure to let us know if we left out anything you think is going to be big in 2012. These are just our hunches after […]

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New Sushi Rules for 2012

It’s time to take back our beloved cuisine from those who would bastardize it and degrade it through mindless commercialization. 2012 is our chance to start with a clean slate – let’s clean up the sushi scene, by instituting some tough new rules. Rules that are needed to reign in the undisciplined sushi servers out […]

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Our Ten Favorite Bento Babes of 2011

Bento boxes can be boring and straightforward. I’m sure most of you have seen the offering on the lunch menu at a run-of-the-mill sushi place. You know the type I’m talking about. Well the real tradition started with Japanese moms who would pack great lunch (bento) boxes for their kids and even their husbands, and […]

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South Florida Sushi “best of” Awards for 2011

Here is our totally subjective list of standout sushi items in South Florida for the past year. Being highly subjective means you won’t find any tempura cream cheese rolls on this list. It should be noted that there are sushi-boatloads of worthy runner-ups we’re dying to mention. But to start listing them too would defeat […]

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Top Ten Sushi Meals of 2011

My top ten meals in sushi bars in 2011 – seems like a suitable way to remind myself how fortunate I’ve been. Not quite the list I would have guessed at the beginning of 2011 either. The one here that took place in January, the dinner at Honmono Sushi in Thonglor, was a very strange […]

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Sushi Roll Hall of Shame for 2011

Time for a small rant about some of the disgusting fare that passes for sushi maki these days. Don’t get me wrong, some sushi rolls are wonderful, but some people have gotten totally out of control. We’re going to shed some light on these sushi roll transgressions, and hopefully prevent these kinds of things from […]

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