Bento Sushi’s 5th Annual Sushi Champion Competition: Hunger Games is this year’s theme, following one of the most popular book/movie series: As there are 6 sushi chefs, there will be 6 ‘districts’ competing. Who will win?
District 1: Sukhe Lee, British Columbia – BBQ Bulgogi Roll with Nuts (Roll highlights: bulgogi beef, shiitake mushroom, cabbage, pickles, mixed nuts)
District 2: Sarina Yoth, Quebec – Maple Apple Crab Roll (Roll highlights: crab, apple, maple syrup, tobiko)
District 3: Haruo Oikawa, New York – Haru Roll (Roll highlights: tuna, tempura shrimp, unagi, jalapeno peppers, tartar and unagi sauce)
District 4: Mei Zang, Ontario – Prosciutto Roll (Roll highlights: prosciutto, basil, tomato, lettuce, balsamic vinegar, feta cheese)
District 5: Huang Yan Fang, Ontario – Shrimp Roll (Roll highlights: tempura shrimp, ebi shrimp, avocado, fried onion)
District 6: Hao Mai Vu, Manitoba – Torch Lobster Roll (Roll highlights: torched lobster, scallop, pineapple, chili, avocado, teriyaki sauce)