Pairing Wine with Sushi

Some of the fish used in sushi is generally fattier pieces of fish that need wines with higher acidity and tannins. There are also leaner cuts of fish that need softer, round wines. When pairing simply prepared fish such as sashimi, you need to add acid to cut through the fat. Here are some options […]

Common Sushi Terms You Should Know

Bff Asian Grill Sushi

  Sometimes you wish you had a sushi dictionary when ordering new dishes. What are all these ingredients? Knowing some of the more useful sushi terms on the sushi menu will enhance your experience. At BFF Asian Grill, we’ve made it simple to know exactly what you’re getting when you order our sushi with exact […]

How to Eat Sushi

How to Eat Sushi

Whether you use your hands, a fork, or chopsticks, dip it in sauce, put a dab of wasabi, or eat it plain, there’s no wrong way to eat sushi. If you’re new to sushi, you may still have questions about it.  Here’s how the typical sushi experience happens: First, you will get a plate with […]

Next Level Sushi – Advancing your Palate

take your sushi game to the next level

You’ve tried the rolls that contain the seafood you’re comfortable with (crab, shrimp, cooked tuna). Now you’re ready for the next step in advancing your sushi palate. Don’t think of it as raw fish but as a light, fresh treat for your mouth. To take your sushi game to the next level, try these fish: […]

Try Nigiri or Sashimi for Your Next Sushi Experience

sashimi and nigiri

If you’re still exploring the world of sushi, try the nigari or sashimi the next time you are at BFF. Nigiri Nigiri isn’t rolled like maki (what you may think of as traditional sushi with the meat and vegetables rolled in seaweed and rice). Instead, a thin slice of raw or cooked fish is layered […]

All About Seaweed and Why You Should Try It

It’s a slimy plant that grows in the ocean, yet many find it delicious. While seaweed sounds gross, it’s not much different than spinach or kale. About Seaweed Seaweed is used in many Asian dishes and consumed by numerous countries around the world. In fact, the Japanese use seven different types of seaweed alone.  There […]

Winter Asian dishes to keep you warm and cozy

The weather outside is about to get frightful and some of us just weren’t made for colder temperatures. We bundle up nice and warm to go outside and we tend to eat heavier hot meals to keep us nice and toasty.  Soup Nothing will warm your soul like a big warm bowl of soup. Specifically […]

Four Things People Look for When Choosing a Place to Eat.

The fast-food place around the corner just won’t do. You need a nice, sit-down restaurant where someone waits on you, you don’t have to stand in line for 20 minutes, and you can get quality food at an unbeatable price. Now, there are many places you can go for a sit-down dinner and someone who […]

The Top 4 Reasons to Drink More Beer

Believe it or not, beer actually has some health benefits if drank in moderation. According to, beer contains many nutrients like potassium and vitamin B and can help lower cholesterol and help fight cancer among other things. So what are the best reasons to drink more beer? Contains vitamins B – Beer has high […]