A Guide to the Most Common Sushi Rolls to Order
At Masuta Japanese Fusion, we take pride in serving a wide array of sushi delicacies that cater to the diverse palates of our customers. Among our offerings, hand rolls hold a special place as a convenient and flavorful way to enjoy sushi. In this blog post, we will introduce you to the concept of hand rolls and highlight the five most common and delectable hand roll varieties that are sure to tantalize your taste buds.
What are Hand Rolls?
Hand rolls, also known as temaki, are a popular sushi style where a cone-shaped nori (seaweed) sheet is filled with a delicious combination of fresh ingredients. These portable treats are designed to be eaten by hand, allowing you to savor the flavors and textures of the ingredients in every bite.
- Spicy Tuna Hand Roll: This classic hand roll features a tantalizing mix of fresh, diced tuna mixed with spicy mayo and other seasonings. The spicy kick, combined with the creamy mayo, creates a perfect harmony of flavors that will leave you craving for more.
- California Hand Roll: A beloved favorite, the California hand roll showcases the delightful combination of crab meat, avocado, cucumber, and tobiko (fish roe). The creamy texture of avocado complements the sweetness of crab, while the cucumber adds a refreshing crunch.
- Salmon and Avocado Hand Roll: For salmon lovers, this hand roll is a must-try. It features tender, succulent slices of fresh salmon paired with creamy avocado. The combination of buttery salmon and rich avocado creates a heavenly flavor profile that is both satisfying and indulgent.
- Shrimp Tempura Hand Roll: Indulge in the crispy goodness of tempura with this delectable hand roll. It features lightly battered and fried shrimp tempura, along with cucumber, lettuce, and a drizzle of tangy sauce. The contrasting textures of the crispy tempura and the crisp, fresh vegetables make this hand roll a delightful treat.
- Eel Avocado Hand Roll: In the Eel and Avocado Hand Roll, tender slices of perfectly grilled eel are carefully placed alongside ripe avocado, creating a harmonious blend of textures and tastes. The eel’s slightly sweet and savory profile pairs wonderfully with the creamy, velvety avocado, creating a balanced and satisfying combination.
Hand rolls are a versatile and enjoyable way to experience the exquisite flavors of sushi. At Masuta Japanese Fusion, we take pride in crafting these handheld delights with the finest ingredients and meticulous attention to detail. We invite you to indulge in the irresistible flavors of our hand rolls, from the spicy kick of the Spicy Tuna to the crispy delight of the Shrimp Tempura. Visit us and embark on a culinary journey through the world of hand rolls, where each bite is a unique fusion of taste and texture that will leave you wanting more.