Recipe courtesy of Robert Irvine
Episode: Far East Feast
Total:
25 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
6 servings of 12 rolls each
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Special equipment: A bamboo sushi mat

Heat the nori enough to make it supple, at about 325 degrees F for 3 minutes. Place a sheet of nori on the bamboo mat with the wider part along the rolling edge of the mat. Spread 1/2 cup of the rice over the surface of the nori, leaving about 1/2-inch of nori on the furthest edge uncovered so you will be able to seal the roll. Press the rice down firmly but gently. Place a dab of wasabi - about 1/4 teaspoon - on your finger and spread a thin ribbon of wasabi from left to right along the centerline of the rice. On top of the line of wasabi, lay a length each of fish, cucumber, and scallion. Begin rolling the edge of the bamboo closest to you, using the mat to press down on the sushi roll firmly but gently as you roll. The nori should stick to itself when the roll is complete; if it doesn't, use the cornstarch slurry to moisten it. Dip a knife in vinegared water and cut the roll into 6 even slices. Repeat for each maki. Arrange the rolls cut side up on a plate and top each roll with 1/4 teaspoon tobiko.

Cook's Note

This recipe can be used in conjunction with the other recipes for the elements of the Bento Box of sushi hors d'uvre made on the episode which also included: Traditional Osaka Style Sushi, Rice Balls, and Nigiri Sushi. Also refer to the Sushi Rice recipe as needed.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Sushi Rice

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Lobster Rolls

Recipe courtesy of Jamie Deen|Bobby Deen

Lasagna Rolls

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

California Roll

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Egg Rolls

Recipe courtesy of Food Network

Southwestern Egg Rolls with Salsa Dipping Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Valerie Bertinelli

Parker House Rolls

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Meatball Sub Egg Roll

Recipe courtesy of Kelsey Nixon

Christmas Morning Cinnamon Rolls

Recipe courtesy of Valerie Bertinelli

Craveworthy Eats 3 Videos

Crave-Worthy Egg Sandwich 03:24

Claire puts her own spin on a bacon, egg and cheese breakfast sandwich.

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          On TV

          The Pioneer Woman

          9:30am | 8:30c

          Farmhouse Rules

          10:30am | 9:30c

          Farmhouse Rules

          11:30am | 10:30c

          Farmhouse Rules

          12:30pm | 11:30c

          The Pioneer Woman

          1:30pm | 12:30c

          Chopped

          2pm | 1c

          Chopped

          3pm | 2c

          Chopped

          4pm | 3c

          Chopped

          5pm | 4c

          Chopped

          6pm | 5c

          Chopped

          7pm | 6c
          On Tonight
          On Tonight

          Cooks vs. Cons

          9pm | 8c

          Cooks vs. Cons

          12am | 11c
          powered by PubExchange

          Get Cooking