15 Jan Temaki: a traditional and practical sushi
“For japanese people, Temaki sushi represents a complete meal, rich in taste, healthy and substantial. In every-day life, thanks to it’s practical shape allows you to eat is quickly during lunch breaks from work or while you walk down the city streets.”
The most ancient type of shushi
As it’s well known, sushi is the most famous and common element in the world of the japanese cuisine. Although very few people know that this ancient dish has kind of like the same origins of the westernd sandwich. It’s of common belief that it’s born to be able to allow japanese samurai to quickly cosume a meal and to keep on gambling with no interruption. We can think about sushi as a japanese dish that is practical and undemanding. Throughout centuries sushi actually changed shape, evolving and spreading around the whole world. Famous nigiri and sushi rolls acquired after lots of years the characteristic of being a diner table food. This kind of sushi is ti be eaten sitting comfortably at the table during lunch of dinner time. On the other hand, Temaki sushi is the only one to have maintained the practical characteristics of the traditional sushi of centuries ago.
What is the Temaki sushi
Temaki is the cone-shaped sushi. It’s always hand-made, and has a rice base with raw fish, tempura, or vegetables. These ingredients are gently wrapped with the famous nori seaweed, that donates a crunchy feeling and allows you to eat it with your hands. For japanese people, Temaki sushi provides a complete meal, rich in taste, healthy and substantial. In daily like, thanks to it’s practical shape allows you to consume it quickly during lunch breaks from work, or even while you walk down the city streets.
Quality and ease at the Izakaya Il Cuore Florence
In our japanese Izakaya in Florence you will find huge menu and a big variety of shashimi and Temaki sushi. Out sight always turns to the tradition of the most authentic Japan. The care for details and our passion are the key-words of our small and cozy japanese corner. At Il Cuore Izakaya-styled you’re going to be able to savour an intimate and comfortable dinner, but also a practical and quick meal, together with a good glass of wine or japanese sake. Your choice! We use only high quality products, imported straight from Japan. You can find us in Florence, in via Romana 123/R, not far away from Pitti square. If you are curious to try the real japanese cuisine and the authentic hospitality of Japan, we can just say: Itadakimasu!