How Rice Became a Staple in Asian Cuisine

From steamed rice, fried rice, rice noodles, to sticky rice, you’ll see rice in many dishes when it comes to Asian cuisine. Ever wonder why that is? BFF is here to explain the history of rice in Asian culture.   The History of Rice Rice originates in East Asia, tracing back more than 10,000 years […]

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

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: […]