Sushi SpecialsMore than 50 Recipes for the Perfect Presentation



Fresh, homemade sushi—healthy and delicious.

A mouth-watering follow-up to the successful Sushi: The Beginner’s Guide, this new collection for the experienced sushi crafter offers recipes for more than 50 fabulous dishes, delicious in taste and delightful to the eye.

Providing unique insight on how to respect nature’s seasons and colors and which fish to pick when, Sushi Specials offers a delectable collection of advanced recipes. This vibrant collection also tackles techniques and skills that will enable aspiring sushi chefs to prepare the most amazing presentations that any restaurant would be proud to call their own.

Star sushi chef Oyamada Yasuto takes readers through every step of the process with meticulously detailed instructions and easy to follow photographs throughout. At home, readers will be able to recreate the best of the master chef’s presentations, from sashimi specials like salmon tataki sumiso and red snapper sugata zukuri, to fusion rolls like crunchy spicy tuna and salmon avocado with soy paper maki to nigirti, gunkan and inari specials of squid and ikura gunkan and asupara butter nigiti

Oyamada Yasuto began as an apprentice in Japan at the age of 16, moving to Tokyo to learn the traditional ways of handling fish. From there he moved to New York, working in various restaurants to study under sushi masters. He opened his own restaurants in London and St. Petersburg, Russia. His Japanese fusion style was honed at Morimoto in New York, and his newest restaurant, Fugu, is in Tel Aviv, Israel.