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Inari Sushi

Inari Sushi

This is a mild-flavored inari sushi recipe.

Ingredients: 16 pieces

White rice
450 g
★Aburaage
8 sheets
★Water
200 ml
★Soy sauce
4 tablespoons
★Sugar
4 tablespoons
★Mirin
4 tablespoons
Sushi vinegar
◎Vinegar
3 tablespoons
◎Sugar
3 tablespoons
◎Salt
1 teaspoon

Steps

1. Pour boiling water over the aburaage to cut excess oil. Slice into half, and open up to make little pockets.
2. Add the ★ ingredients and the aburaage from Step 1 into a pot, and simmer for 10 minutes. Mix the ◎ ingredients in a bowl to make sushi vinegar.
3. Add ◎ mixture to freshly cooked rice, and mix with a cutting motion. Divide the rice into 16 portions.
4. Squeeze out the excess water from the aburaage pockets, and stuff with sushi rice, and they're done.

Story Behind this Recipe

I learned how to cook this recipe from my friend.
It was easier than I thought, and I'm satisfied with how it turned out.