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Eat the Future with Automated Sushi

While conveyor belt sushi restaurants are also quite common in the West, Japan has brought this kind of eatery to the next level—with automated sushi!

A Complete Sushi Guide in One Picture

Don't know what to order? Refer to this handy and informative pictograph!

5 Ways to Identify Authentic Sushi

With sushi now popular the world over, it's easy to get your hands on a rice-and-raw-fish combo almost wherever you happen to be. But how can you tell if your restaurant of choice is the real deal?

Learn to Make Sushi With the Help of a Dog!

Check out our selection of Cooking With Dog's top five sushi videos!

Yakumi: Condiments with a Healthy Twist

Directly translated as 'medicine' (yaku) 'taste' (mi), yakumi originally served as antidotes to a variety of ailments.

'Momiji' Sushi Art

What could be more seasonal than maple leaves in a sushi roll?

Little Miss Bento's 5 Cutest Sushi Recipes

Check out some of the most adorable and delicious sushi recipes from Little Miss Bento!

Watch a Japanese Sushi Chef Try American Sushi

A professional Japanese sushi chef samples drugstore and convenience store sushi in the U.S. Few escape unscathed!

BBQ Bacon Sushi!?

This fusion BBQ bacon sushi recipe looks deliciously heart-attack inducing!

Just One Cookbook's 3 Best Sushi Roll Recipes

Impress your friends by making these three delicious sushi rolls at home!

Award-Winning Sushi Candy

This sushi candy blows all other fake food out of the water—because it can actually be eaten, of course!

A Hypnotic Tour through January in Japan

The urban jungles of Tokyo and historic temples of Kyoto all look gorgeous in January.

A Taste of American Sushi in Okinawa

Sushi Bar Yoshihachi’s proprietor got his start making sushi back in the U.S., and rumor has it he just might be the inventor of the California roll.

Butter Sushi a Hit in Osaka

The four-restaurant chain Jinen has added unagi butter sushi to its menu, and some are hailing its melt-in-your-mouth flavor.

The 6 Best Foods to Eat in Nikko

"Yuba," or tofu skins, is arguably the most popular dish in Nikko.

Make a French 'Sushi' Dessert!

How do you make a savory Japanese delicacy into a sweet dessert?

Everything You Need to Know to Make Sushi

A beginner’s guide to making sushi from Just One Cookbook!

Psychedelic J-Pop Sushi

Orange Range, the band behind some of Naruto and Bleach's best-known opening theme songs, will have you craving sliced raw fish after watching their new music video.

Koi-Shaped Sushi Will Make Your Head Swim

An Oita-based shop has found a way to make your sushi swim again.

6 Cute Sushi Knickknacks

Six fun accessories for the sushi-obsessed!

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