Sushi at kroger

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by 19Dawn76, Sep 3, 2009.

  1. 19Dawn76

    19Dawn76 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 26, 2009
    Toadsuck, AR
    Yep! There was a dude in a white hat making fresh sushi and giving out samples. I have never even wanted to try it before but for some reason when the smiling chef in the hat offered me some in a sweet "here is a wonderful gift" kinda of way I found myself poppin a piece of raw fish in my mouth and saying a silent prayer that I would not be disgraced and puke in Kroger.

    It was shrimp, crab, seaweed, avocado and rice. It wasn't half bad.
    This chef guy in the hat somehow talked me into buying a tray of Sushi. I can not bring myself to try the Tuna and Salmon. It looks like fish bait. The crab and shrimp are good.

    Oh and the green "dip" on the tray is not avocado. I like avocado. My mouth is still burning.
  2. sbarab

    sbarab Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 25, 2009
    Conroe, TX

    Hopefully your mouth is not still on fire.

    You really should try the salmon. Very good. IMO much better than the rolls.
  3. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    WASABI!!!! [​IMG]
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    They sell bait at Kroger??? Ick
  5. JennsPeeps

    JennsPeeps Rhymes with 'henn'

    Jun 14, 2008
    South Puget Sound
    Good for you for trying it! I love LOVE sushi. I used to turn my nose up at it but have developed a love for it. Did you know that sushi refers to the way the rice is cooked, rather than that it has raw or cooked fish in/on it?

    Intro to sushi: California rolls (contains no raw fish)

    Beginner's sushi: spicy tuna rolls (mixture of hot sauce, mayo & tuna... very delicious), and shrimp rolls (cooked)

    Intermediate sushi: branch out to things like eel (which has a BBQ-like sauce on it), salmon, experiment with textures like tobiko (flying fish roe, similar in texture to sesame seeds)

    Advanced sushi: Unagi (sea urchin roe - not my thing) and sashimi (just raw fish, no rice)
  6. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    i LOVE sushi. (well, techinically sashimi) and get it at Meijer, Kroger etc all the time. the chefs are usually awesome and have to be REAL sushi chefs.

    on a side note...i ate a WHOLE chunk of wasabi paste while pregnant once at a sushi and steak house on a dare. in one bite. i love the stuff. i could eat it like it was candy. [​IMG]
  7. Joz

    Joz Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 8, 2009
    MidCity, New Orleans
    The shrimp and crab likely aren't raw. [​IMG]
    Wasabi will fix up a clogged nose in no time. Avocado will cut the wasabi heat.
  8. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI you like SQUID??? my fave!!!! [​IMG]
  9. Sillystunt

    Sillystunt Master of the Silly

    Jul 11, 2008
    Winter Haven, FL
    yummy sushi [​IMG] I like rainbow rolls, philly rolls, volcano rolls, spicy tuna rolls, dynamite rolls................heck i like them all:p
  10. 19Dawn76

    19Dawn76 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 26, 2009
    Toadsuck, AR
    They had eel and baby octopus salad. I am not that brave yet.

    I think I am going ot save the rest of the sushi for when the girls get off the school bus. I don't want to hog it all.[​IMG]

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