Making sushi dressing

Sushi dressing

This shows how to make a sushi dressing, which goes well with sushi rice to make great sushi recipes. If looking for easy sushi recipes, this is ideal.


Ingredients – Serves 4 | Preparation time 5 mins

  • 4 tablespoons rice wine vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons mirin (sweet rice liquor)
  • 2 teaspoons castor sugar
  • Sea salt, to taste


  1. Place all the ingredients into a small saucepan and heat gently.
  2. Stir until the sugar has dissolved and allow the sushi dressing to cool.

Sushi rice – did you know

Sushi rice is prepared with short-grain Japanese rice, which has a consistency that differs from long-grain strains such as those from India, Pakistan, Thailand, and Vietnam. The essential quality is its stickiness or glutinousness, although the type of rice used for sushi is different from glutinous rice (Wikipedia).

Recipes using sushi dressing

The following recipes go great with sushi dressing – why not give them a go!

Smoked salmon sushi style
Smoked salmon sushi style

Soy dressing
Soy dressing