All posts filed under: sushi

Sushi Bar Yasuda (Minami Aoyama)

Omakase sushi is the dream meal for someone with attention deficit disorder. This particular thought kept running through my head, as piece after piece of sushi, each unique and enthralling, was placed before me by the hands of a master, and self-proclaimed “sushi mensch,” Chef Naomichi […]


ninja express sushi

Brillat-Savarin once said “Tell me what you eat and I will tell you what you are.” Well if this is true, then I should be a 5’2″ walking slab of raw fish. I’ve been eating a lot of carry-out sashimi and sushi lately. If anything, […]



An interesting little side article in the Wall Street Journal today- the average price of two pieces of toro sushi around the world. In case you’ve been living in seclusion somewhere and have no idea what toro is, first let me preface the description by […]


i love new york (no, not the show)

Oh, New York City at Christmas time, especially when it snows, just makes a girl glow with happiness. What a workout for our feet, and not to mention our wallets. Mr.S and I hit the city two weeks back for some holiday mayhem, and catching, […]

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geisha sushi bar

geisha sushi bar

Some of the best sushi spots I’ve had the pleasure of dining at in Tokyo were complete dives, many times subterranean refuges in an office building or dark alley. I have a theory. The deeper down you go, the better the sushi. Similarly, my descent […]