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Sushi/Sashimi survey

well even if they eat at the bar, they would not thank the chefs for following reasons
1. chefs don't usually wear masks, and they still talk
2. they are mostly Chinese, makes big sushi, even if the restaurant is Japanese-like, they don't know the tradition of sushi/sashimi themselves

California roll is good I agree, but no I was more into manners of eating sushi =)

Mar 27, 2011
SushiProf in Food Media & News

Sushi/Sashimi survey

it's best for them to go to Japan for once and learn~

Mar 24, 2011
SushiProf in Food Media & News

Sushi/Sashimi survey

Based on research that we did at Harvard, here is what we asked our students (100 in total) in a survey:

1. Do you like Japanese food?
85% replied yes, the rest replied no

2. Do you eat sashimi with chopsticks?
100% replied yes

3. Do you eat ginger?
65% said yes

4. Do you eat sushi with soya sauce and wasabi? if so, do you mix them completely before dipping?
95% said yes

5. Do you think sushi is better if bigger?
90% said yes

6. Do you think sushi is a main course for Japanese meal?
100% said yes

7. Do you know the manners in eating sushi?
15% said yes

8. Do you think Japanese food is popular?
100% said yes

9. Before you eat and after you eat, do you say what Japanese say?
5% said yes

10. Do you thank sushi restaurant/sushi maker after you have finished eating?
0% said yes

Mar 23, 2011
SushiProf in Food Media & News