Seafood

If you love Japanese flavors but prefer the handheld convenience of a taco, then Norigami Tacos could be the Frankenfood purveyors you’ve been waiting for. [click to continue…]

Which is better? The Star Trek sushi set or these Star Wars soy sauce dishes paired with some lightsaber chopsticks? Indeed, the Star Wars vs Star Trek debate must be fought on all possible levels. [click to continue…]

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AviCeramics offering these handmade Great White sushi plates that will allow you to eat raw fish with a severed leg spoon (sold separately).

Jaws is learning how to share.

The plates measure 12.5 X 6″ and are made from white stoneware with a food safe glaze. Check out more pics below. [click to continue…]

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Not content with galaxy donuts, Instagram user sobeautifullyraw took the entire concept of what a donut is to the absolute limit by making them out of sushi.

The sushi donuts were created by greasing a donut mold with coconut oil before adding cooled sushi rice. The result is then embellished with black sesame, ginger, wasabi, cashew mayo and avocado. The donuts are said to be highly customizable, as evidenced by the variations created by other Instagram users below. [click to continue…]

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It was only a matter of time before the rainbow food trend spread to sushi, and the results make the Japanese delicacy look like a geode of raw meat.

Check out more examples below…

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Fugu (pufferfish) can be toxic and lethal if not prepared properly, but for those who are willing to risk death for delicious flavors, specialists like Chef Sasaki are called in.

The chef has specialized in fugu for the past 45 years, and he recently starred in a video describing the delicate process and the “extreme skills” needed to pull it off.

As you’ll see, fugu preparation is far from fishsticks. It requires commitment, a special license and an apprenticeship that lasts at least a decade.

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Among the latest trends in the food world are sushi burgers, which isn’t surprising when you look at the marvelous concoction pictured above. Instagram can’t resist something like that.

The “burgers” use sushi rice as a stand in for a conventional bun with raw fish, fried soft-shell crab, fried chicken or a beef patty in-between. Toppings consist of avocado, spicy mayonnaise, pickled ginger and red cabbage.

Although a sushi burger is on the menu of Japanese fast food chain MOS Burger, several homemade variations have surfaced on the Internet, including the additional examples pictured below.

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Niconico user Nurezokin took playing with your food to new levels when he used leftover shells from a lobster dinner to create a replica of the MSN-04 Sazabi robot from Mobile Suit Gundam: Char’s Counterattack.

We have to admit, the final product is impressive. Check out more pics below.

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Looking for something unique to serve at the Christmas party this year? Santa sushi rolls will definitely fit the bill.

Check out the video below to see how it’s done.

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Shrimp, as the film Forrest Gump taught me, is the fruit of the sea. You can barbecue it, broil it, fry it and now you can sleep on it too. This shrimp-shaped neck pillow looks delicious and comfy at the same time–and that’s a pretty hard thing to pull off.

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