DIY Sushi Date Night

Sushi is tasty

Dates are fun

Why not make your own sushi for a tasty fun date night

I am by no means an expert on Sushi Making. We have done it a few times and honestly, the  best way to learn to make sushi is to practice! You might want to watch a few videos (Hi YouTube), go out to eat & watch the expert make your rolls, or look up some tutorials.

The basics that you need to know are place your nori sheet on a bamboo mat. Place about 1/2 cup of your rice on the nori and pat it into the bottom 3/4 of the nori. Put your desired fillings carefully on the 1/3 of the nori closest to you. Carefully roll the sushi and then cut into 6 – 8 pieces. That is the long & the short of it.

Don’t expect the first (few) rolls to look good, but they will sure be tasty!



There are a few things that you need…

  • sense of fun/adventure
  • acceptance that you might make mistakes
  • Nori
  • Sushi Rice
  • Pickled Ginger
  • Wasabi
  • Sesame Seeds
  • Soy Sauce
  • Cream Cheese
  • Cucumber
  • Green Onions
  • Avocado
  • Imitation Crab
  • Salmon
  • Tuna
  • Other Sushi Fillings of your choice









One Year Ago – my Horoscope about making others happy through feeding them (which is still hanging in my kitchen)

And I leave you with this, Today’s Question of the Day… what is your favorite Date that is centered around an Activity?


3 Comments to “DIY Sushi Date Night”

  1. Your rolls look beautiful!!! I’ve tried making sushi a few times and always make a HUGE mess of it. This has inspired me to give it another go.

  2. If i could ever get a date, this would e a great idea!

    Ps I don’t think I’ve ever seen Rich look as serious as he does in that pic.

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