How To Make TikTok’s Viral Sushi Waffles At Home Using Waffle Iron? Recipe Inside

by Tejashee Kashyap
How To Make TikTok’s Viral Sushi Waffles At Home Using Waffle Iron? Recipe Inside

In the world of gastronomy, the art of fusion cuisine has led to a plethora of inventive and unexpected food combinations. One such delightful fusion is the marriage of two beloved dishes, sushi and waffles. Well, thanks to the waffle iron for making all hybrid dishes.

What Are Sushi Waffles?

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As unusual as it may sound at first, sushi waffles have garnered popularity. The intriguing blend of flavours, textures, and presentation is unmissable. Over the years, waffle iron came birth to various hybrid foods. For instance, in 2019 the croffle, a treat produced by crisping up a croissant in a waffle iron, gained popularity in South Korea before spreading to the rest of the world.

Sushi waffle, a new hybrid dish, is centred on the famous waffle machine. Sushi is a terrific brunch item since it is simple to eat and can be filled with anything from delectable seafood to tempura or tofu that has been crisp-fried. Making it at home, meanwhile, can be challenging because it calls for a rolling mat, large sheets of nori or seaweed, and a technique that can be difficult to master.

As a result, these waffles, which are crunchy and flavourful, are a fuss-free way to experience the vibrant flavour of the Japanese treat. Sushi rice is cooked in a waffle iron till golden and crunchy for the meal. The fusion of flavours in sushi waffles is what makes them truly exceptional. The waffle itself adds a subtle sweetness and a crispy texture that contrasts wonderfully with the savoury and umami-packed toppings.

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How To Make These New Waffles?

According to this blogger Anna Castkova (@recipesbyanne) showed how to make these waffles. She tops the rice waffles in the video with fresh salmon, avocados, sriracha, and mayo, combining the varied textures and enticing tastes of traditional sushi. The video has garnered more than 1.8 crore views.  Another home cook Stephanie Manzinali (@that.veganbabe) took to her Instagram to show a vegan version of sushi waffles, consisting of mashed avocado, cucumber, and crispy tofu on top of the rice.

Now, these waffles have found their way onto the menus of restaurants and food trucks around the world. So, when will you try making a sushi waffle?

Cover image credits: Screenshot taken from video shared by Instagram/Recipes By Anne