Want To Win AED 2000? Eat A 2kg Sushi Roll Within 15 Minutes

by Sweta Swaminathan
Want To Win AED 2000? Eat A 2kg Sushi Roll Within 15 Minutes

Here’s a chance to challenge your undying love for Sushi and win yourself some hard cash. ‘Sumo, Sushi and Bento’ is hosting an ultimate food challenge on 20 October and foodies around town are invited. To win the”Yokozuna Challenge” , all you need to do is finish a humongous 2kg sushi roll in under 15 minutes. Think its easy? Wait, there’s a catch! In case you fail to gobble it all up, you’ll have to pay for the Sushi. If you’re still up for the challenge, check out the details below –

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What Is It?

The Yokozuna is a 2kg sushi roll stuffed with avocado, tempura shrimp, shellfish, egg. It is topped with crispy sweet potato and spicy mayo. Vegetarians can swap the seafood and egg with veggies.

The Challenge

This is one of the most intense food challenges in the region. All you need to do is gulp down an enormous two-kilo roll within 15 minutes. And the reward? You take home a cash prize of AED 2000. And to top it all, the thrill of watching five contenders competing  against each other till the finishing (burp) line is sure to be an interesting scene in itself. The contest is open to anyone who loves Sushi and is above 18 years of age. The top five contenders also get to take home a little gift post the challenge.

What Else?

Sumo Sushi & Bento is a pioneer in bringing sushi to the food stories of Dubai. Sushi is not only a staple in Japanese cuisine, but is said to have several medicinal properties for its freshly crafted and made minus any preservatives. Furthermore, if you have an aversion to fish, several places in Dubai have unconventional twists to this dish. One of the most famous ones would be the Oman Chips Maki from Moshi UAE. There are several other varieties of Sushi you must try around Dubai.