Black Market Seafood – how do you trust a restaurant?

Are you eating black market seafood? Black market seafood makes you wonder which restaurants you can really trust. With the recent bust in New Zealand, we are all reminded that unsafe practices do happen in the seafood industry. When it comes to sushi and raw fish, you need to be especially vigilant. A recent case…


GreenWave’s revolutionary sustainable fishing practices

How many Green Wave farms does it take to feed the world? GreenWave’s sustainable fishing practices will make you question your place in the food system. By choosing seafood that is sourced in sustainable manners, we protect our oceans for the future. By choosing 3d renewable farms, we do not just protect food stocks. We…


The biggest sushi roll you have ever seen

This is the biggest sushi roll I have ever seen! The Sushi Chef Institute created it for a sushi festival, and the massive roll brought smiles to the face of everyone who witnessed it in all its splendor. Is it just me, or is smaller sometimes better with sushi? This gargantuan roll is the complete…


Global Fishing Watch fights Illegal Fishing

The newest tool against unregulated and illegal fishing is incredible. Oceana, Skytruth and Google Earth Outreach worked together to create the Global Fishing Watch. The beta version of the site is now open to the public, and you can quickly and easily create an account and start using the program within seconds. What exactly is…


Vegan Sushi

Vegan sushi is 100% delicious Vegan sushi is the perfect option for health conscious and environmentally aware sushi lovers who want to enjoy a meal without using animals in any way. In case you’re wondering, sushi is actually the word for food prepared with vinegared rice! It doesn’t actually mean “raw fish” at all. Sushi…


Mexican Sushi isn’t just sushi burritos!

What exactly is Mexican sushi? Mexican sushi is the unlikely combination of Mexican cuisine and Japanese sushi. When you think of traditional sushi, you think of artistry in simplicity, and quality ingredients showcased in the best way possible. Mexican sushi is all about spice, crunch, and often a trip to the deep frier. Think explosive…


Naked Sushi: The so called “art” of Nyotaimori

Nyotaimori, or Body Sushi is the bizarre practice of eating sushi off a woman Nyotaimori restaurants will paint the practice of body sushi as stemming from ancient Japanese culture. They claim to offer an authentic Japanese experience. Some assert that it originated in the Samurai period of Japanese history serving as celebrating of defeating an…


When preserving authentic sushi goes too far: Sushi Police!

Sushi police is a mini series following three “Sushi Officers” tasked with preserving authentic Japanese cuisine. If anyone dares to serve non-traditional sushi… you know who shows up! Unfortunately the mini series was reviewed quite poorly. It only received a score of 4.3/10 on IMDB. Even though I might not recommend you watch the actual…