Avocado Crab Rolls, 2/24/14
Yield: 6 rolls
3 cups sushi rice, cooked (follow recipe on package)
1 seedless cucumber, peeled and sliced lengthwise
1 avocado, peeled and sliced lengthwise
4 oz. cream cheese, cold cut into 1/2" sticks
6 nori sheets
12 crab "sticks"
Condiments for rolls:
Volcano sauce (recipe below)
1 c. mayonnaise
1 T. Sriacha
1 t. sesame oil
Gallon size ziploc
Place bamboo roller on work surface. Top with a ziploc plastic bag. Place nori sheet, shiny side down, on top of ziploc. Spread rice evenly over nori. Have a bowl of water nearby to dip your hands if rice sticks to your skin.
Turn nori sheet over.
Place two crab sticks horizontally in middle of nori sheet. Lay cucumber on one side, cream cheese next to cucumber and avocado next to crab.
Fold nori in half. Pull on bamboo roller towards you to make the roll nice and tight. Pull the plastic bag away from you. Pull bamboo towards you, plastic bag away to create tension and repeat until rolled.
Slice with a hot sharp knife or chill until ready to serve.
For the Volcano Sauce
Combine all ingredients and put in a squeeze bottle. Keep refrigerated until ready to use.
Serve with the above condiments.