What is Tempura?

What is Tempura?

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  • On September 4, 2019
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For anyone that enjoys Japanese food, there are a handful of staple dishes that embody the signature flavors and preparation methods that Japanese cuisine is known for. One of these much-loved dishes is tempura, one of the most popular Japanese-inspired dishes served outside the country of Japan itself. Whether you’re a longtime tempura enthusiast or […]
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Signature Dishes

Signature Dishes

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  • On January 17, 2019
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“Kokoro, cooking from the heart, is my motto.” – Chef Nobu Matsuhisa Out of all the questions we receive, there is one more ubiquitous than the rest: What is it about Chef Matsuhisa’s cuisine that makes it so delicious? Now, it is a very difficult endeavor to attach words to explain visceral experience, which is […]
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The Expert Guide to Pairing Sake with Sushi

The Expert Guide to Pairing Sake with Sushi

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  • On September 17, 2018
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While sake is not traditionally paired with sushi in Japan, many people across the U.S. and abroad find that they enjoy the sensation of pairing the two. If you’re unsure of what to drink with sushi, this sake pairing guide will help you make the right choices for a delicious meal. Read up before you […]
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6 Totally Unique Restaurants in Denver

6 Totally Unique Restaurants in Denver

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  • On August 7, 2018
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Denver is home to a colorful collection of chefs from all over the world. Here you will find some tremendously unique restaurants in Denver. These different and fun restaurants in Denver will give you another take on what it means to enjoy great food. Here are six of our favorites. Finn’s Manor If we were […]
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5 of the Top Restaurants in Denver You Don’t Want to Miss

5 of the Top Restaurants in Denver You Don’t Want to Miss

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  • On August 7, 2018
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Denver is home to an eclectic collection of fine dining experiences. You can enjoy everything from world-class sushi to extravagant homemade American dishes. Whatever you’re in the mood for, you can certainly find it with these five incredible Denver, Colorado restaurants: Matsuhisa Denver Matsuhisa has the best sushi Denver has to offer, hands down. Enjoy […]
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Get Ready to Roll: The Beginners Guide to the Sushi Menu

Get Ready to Roll: The Beginners Guide to the Sushi Menu

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  • On June 19, 2018
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If you have never had the pleasure of exploring a sushi menu before, you might be overwhelmed by the number of choices available, as well as some of the terminology used on the menu. For instance, you’ll want to know that Omakase is the practice of letting the chef choose your dish for you, placing […]
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The Most Underrated and Overrated Kinds of Sushi

The Most Underrated and Overrated Kinds of Sushi

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  • On May 22, 2018
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The best sushi to order is highly dependent on the individual’s personal tastes, but here at Matsuhisa Denver, we know that there are some very underappreciated sushi items and some dishes that are a little overblown. Here’s what we suggest if you want to branch out and explore some new fare. The Most Underrated and […]
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These Health Benefits of Yellowtail Sushi May Surprise You

These Health Benefits of Yellowtail Sushi May Surprise You

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  • On September 20, 2017
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Of all the types of fish that go into sushi or sashimi, the yellowtail (or hamachi, as it is also known) is one of the most enjoyed. Its naturally light and sweet flavor is greatly appreciated by sushi lovers both casual and devoted. Pure Protein Just by itself, a 3.5-ounce serving of hamachi has 146 calories, less […]
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Are Sushi, Sashimi and Nigiri Kosher?

Are Sushi, Sashimi and Nigiri Kosher?

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  • On August 7, 2017
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As the world becomes more and more interconnected, and as people of different faiths and cultures become more exposed to the culinary traditions of other nations, certain questions are going to come up, particularly with those cultures that have certain restrictions or prohibitions on specific types of food. One of the oldest known dietary restrictions […]
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Exploring Matsuhisa’s Vegetarian and Vegan Sushi Options

Exploring Matsuhisa’s Vegetarian and Vegan Sushi Options

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  • On August 2, 2017
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Most people automatically associate sushi with “raw fish,” which is understandable, but not quite accurate. Sushi properly refers to the rice used in maki and nigiri. So what, then, delineates some sushi rolls as “vegetarian” and others as not? We, at Matsushisa, would like to offer up our perspective on this particular situation. The Strict By far, the most […]
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