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Sushi Ebi

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Ingredients
  Prawns 6 Medium
  Boiling water 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Cold water 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Cooked sushi rice 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Clean the prawns and remove the head, leave the shell of the tail and body intact.
2. Skewer 2 pieces of shrimps in the bamboo skewer.

MAKING
3. Boil water in a wok and cook the shrimps until pink and cooked.
4. Keep a container with cold water and ice on the side.
5. Once the prawns are done remove and put it directly in the cold water.
6. Gently remove the shells from the prawns and split them like a butterfly.
7. Once done take a small amount of cooked sushi rice, form it into long cylindrical shape and cover the shrimps from top.
8. Tightly press everything so that they hold their shape.

SERVING
9. Serve the sushi ebi with pickled ginger and wasabi.

Things You Will Need
wok
container
bamboo skewer

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
Japanese
Course: 
Appetizer
Preparation Time: 
45 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
60 Minutes
Servings: 
3
Story
Ebi Sushi is one of the most popular items on the sushi menu. It is actually jumbo shrimp (a prawn is really a freshwater crustacean, but jumbo shrimp are called prawns in restaurants)
Subtitle: 
Japanese Shrimp Sushi

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4 Comments

bigkhan's picture
hi,ifood,tv,lovers,jumbo shrimp,is called prawn in the indians hotels and restaurants and also in whole world.it is one of the most famous sea product food very delicious and much healthy,japanese are very fond of this food item.from health point of view every one should try this item too. big khan
bigkhan's picture
hi,ifood,tv,lovers,jumbo shrimp,is called prawn in the indians hotels and restaurants and also in whole world.it is one of the most famous sea product food very delicious and much healthy,japanese are very fond of this food item.from health point of view every one should try this item too. big khan
bigkhan's picture
hi,ifood,tv,lovers,jumbo shrimp,is called prawn in the indians hotels and restaurants and also in whole world.it is one of the most famous sea product food very delicious and much healthy,japanese are very fond of this food item.from health point of view every one should try this item too. big khan
chae's picture
My family and I love this kind of sushi. We live in Japan and this looks exactly like how they serve it here but one little difference. In Japan, they place a small amount of wasabi underneath the shrimp. It adds a little kick. LOVE IT!