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StomachLife Los Angeles Presents "Sushi Time": Sushi Slicers, Last Episode of a 3 part series with Chef Sam Sugimoto of CHAYA in Downtown Los Angeles. In this episode Chef Sam gives us insight on sushi knives and shows us how to cut sushi with a Nakiri-Bocho, slice sushi with a Yanagi-Bocho and chop sushi with a Deba-Bocho. He also gives us the scoop of how he orders his knives, which are made from a samurai sword company and can cost thousands off dollars.
In Episode 1 "His and Hers" Chef Sam prepares sushi fit for a Man and sushi fit for a Woman. He gives his philosophy behind choosing fish like, Hawaiian Tuna and Spanish Mackerel for a man and choosing fish like Halibut and Blue Fin for a Woman. vimeo.com/39680567
In Episode 2 "Basic Etiqutte" Chef Sam teaches us how to eat sushi by hand and chopstick. He also teaches us some key Japanese terms for words like "Sushi Chef, hot towel and soy sauce vimeo.com/42601218
Thanks for watching "Sushi Time"
StomachLife Los Angeles:
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**Special Thanks to
CHAYA Downtown &
Chef Osamu Sugimoto
Vanessa Kanegai at Wagstaff Worlwide