I wasn't expecting much for $32, even if these were mid-coast Maine prices, and even though I'd heard rave reviews about Suzuki. But I could get a spicy salmon roll anywhere, so I figured I'd give the omakase at this cute Rockland sushi joint the benefit of the doubt.
'nigiri' on Serious Eats
Nigiri is the big grandaddy of the sushi world—the one which'll really test your skills. It's the only one that requires any really challenging knife skills, and without the aid of a sheet of nori to hold everything together, shaping them also takes quite a bit of practice. In today's slideshow I'll teach you how to how to cut and shape nigiri.