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Note this product usually takes between 1-3 business days to be fulfilled. It is sent FRESH. When sent to any shipping destination it is shipped fresh, in a separate box from anything else on your order. This is factored into the price. Uni orders are nonrefundable and non-cancellable once we have ordered the Uni.
Uni, also known as sea urchin roe, is a highly prized delicacy in Japanese cuisine and can be enjoyed in many different ways. Japanese Uni is considered to be of the highest quality.
Uni is typically described as having a sweet, creamy, and slightly briny flavor and its texture is often described as being soft and custardy. Enjoy uni with a sprinkle of lemon juice or a dash of soy sauce to enhance its flavor. It has a strong ocean smell and is thick, creamy, rich, and buttery in texture.A good friend of mine says eating Uni is like getting slapped by the sea...
This is a love-it-or-hate-it kind of flavor and texture.
Note that Uni is best FRESH as texture changes when frozen.
WHERE IS IT FROM?
Our Uni is sustainably sourced in Japan and flown over to the USA. Supply is somewhat limited... It is "sushi grade" and it is considered of the highest quality in the world.
Each order is for 8oz (250g) of Uni. Shelf life is guaranteed for 1-2 days after delivery.
HOW DO I EAT UNI?
Sashimi:Uni is often served as sashimi, where it is thinly sliced and served raw with soy sauce and wasabi on the side.
On sushi rolls:Uni can also be used as a topping for sushi rolls, where it is placed on top of the rice and sometimes combined with other ingredients like avocado or salmon.
In a rice bowl:Uni can also be served over a bowl of steaming rice, sometimes with other ingredients like soy sauce, wasabi, and green onions.
As a sauce:Uni can be blended into a creamy sauce and used as a topping for pasta, rice bowls, or grilled seafood.
Mixed with other ingredients:Uni can also be mixed with ingredients like avocado, quail eggs, or scrambled eggs to create unique dishes.
When eating uni, it's important to use your sense of taste and smell to fully appreciate its unique flavor and texture.