Individually-Packaged Sushi Boxes Catering

Sushi originated as street food in Japan during the 8th century, but it wasn't until the 1960s with the opening of Kawafuku in Los Angeles's Little Tokyo that it gained popularity in the United States. The dish consists of seasoned rice and seaweed wrapped around ingredients such as raw fish, tempura, fruit, and vegetables. The rising popularity of sushi was a sign of changing tastes in America, as traditional "meat and potatoes" offerings were declining and making way for more sophisticated cuisines. The creation of the California roll, filled with imitation crab and avocado instead of raw fish, helped increase the popularity of sushi by making it more accessible to a wider audience. Nowadays, sushi is a convenient and affordable option for diners and can be customized to suit individual preferences, making individually-packaged sushi boxes a great option for your next event!

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CaterCow stands out from the rest with our customizing capabilities. Our sushi boxes offer almost endless options for customization, making them the perfect choice for a team with diverse tastes and dietary restrictions. Our group order polls make it easy to take care of your team year-round and guarantee that everyone gets what they desire!

Best Practices and Tips when Ordering Individually-Packaged Sushi Boxes

Best Practices and Tips when Ordering Individually-Packaged Sushi Boxes

Here is some quick sushi terminology: maki is the traditional sushi roll most think of when ordering sushi. Sashimi is raw slice of fish with no rice at all. Nigiri is raw fish on top of a small clump of rice. You’ll rarely get brown rice sushi because it’s not sticky enough. Sushi rice is very sticky and has a vinegar flavor to it because it is made with rice vinegar. Though most fish can be served raw, shrimp is always cooked and that’s why it is typically pink/red. Raw shrimp is gray. A good reminder that not all sushi is raw fish!

Is Sushi Gluten-Free?

Is Sushi Gluten-Free?

Most varieties of sushi are naturally gluten-free, but traditional soy sauce typically contains gluten. It's worth noting that California rolls, which contain imitation crab meat, are not gluten-free due to the presence of gluten in the crab meat.

Where can I find sushi burritos or poke?

Where can I find sushi burritos or poke?

Sushi burritos were first introduced by Peter Yen in San Francisco in the early 2000s. On CaterCow, we categorize sushi burritos under Hawaiian cuisine, along with poke bowls. This is due to the popularity of both dishes being offered together in Hawaiian restaurants.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there vegan and vegetarian options for individually-packaged sushi boxes?

Yes, there are vegan and vegetarian options for sushi. Some popular options include vegetable rolls made with ingredients such as avocado, cucumber, and carrots, and vegan sushi rolls made with tofu, mushrooms, and other plant-based ingredients. Some sushi restaurants may also offer vegan dipping sauces, such as soy sauce or sweet chili sauce. Additionally, some restaurants are willing to accommodate dietary restrictions and can offer customized rolls to meet specific needs.

What sides go well with sushi?

Some popular sides to accompany sushi include miso soup, seaweed salad, pickled ginger, wasabi, and edamame. These sides provide a balance of flavors and textures to enhance the sushi-eating experience. Additionally, many restaurants offer a variety of dipping sauces for customers to try with their sushi.

How much will be enough for each member of my team?

When it comes to sushi, a standard roll usually consists of 6 pieces. IMost people are satisfied with 2 rolls or 12 pieces total. For a more indulgent experience, you may want to consider opting for specialty rolls such as Dragon or Spider Rolls which usually come in 8 pieces. Just keep in mind that specialty rolls may come with premium pricing. If you're looking for a heartier meal, you may be able to add an extra roll, bringing the total to around 18 pieces per person.

What ingredients are in Individually-Packaged Sushi Boxes?

Sushi Rolls
  • Cucumber Sesame
  • Eel Avocado
  • Eel Cucumber
  • Gluten-Free Cucumber Sesame
  • Gluten-Free Eel Avocado
  • Gluten-Free Eel Cucumber
  • Gluten-Free Salmon Avocado
  • Gluten-Free Salmon Cucumber
  • Gluten-Free Salmon Jalapeno
  • Gluten-Free Salmon Tomato
  • Gluten-Free Shrimp Avocado
  • Gluten-Free Shrimp Cucumber
  • Gluten-Free Spicy Red Crab
  • Gluten-Free Spicy Salmon
  • Gluten-Free Spicy Scallop
  • Gluten-Free Spicy Tuna
  • Gluten-Free Truffle Avocado
  • Gluten-Free Tuna Avocado
  • Gluten-Free Tuna Cucumber
  • Gluten-Free Tuna Toro
  • Gluten-Free Yellowtail Jalapeno
  • Gluten-Free Yellowtail Scallion
  • Salmon Avocado
  • Salmon Cucumber
  • Salmon Jalapeno
  • Salmon Tomato
  • Shrimp Avocado
  • Shrimp Cucumber
  • Spicy Red Crab
  • Spicy Salmon
  • Spicy Scallop
  • Spicy Tuna
  • Truffle Avocado
  • Tuna Avocado
  • Tuna Cucumber
  • Tuna Toro
  • Yellowtail Jalapeno
  • Yellowtail Scallion
Specialty Rolls
  • Black Widow Roll
  • Buddha Roll
  • Crab Rangoon Roll
  • Double Down Roll
  • Double Stack Roll
  • Dragonfly Roll
  • Five-O Roll
  • Godzilla Roll
  • Maui Waui Roll
  • Megatron Roll
  • Omega Roll
  • Pantera Roll
  • Pollo Loco Roll
  • Red Crush Roll
  • RPG Roll
  • Scorpion Roll
  • Spider Roll
  • Stingray Roll
  • Sushi Fruit Roll
  • Vegan Buddha Roll
  • White Tiger Roll

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