Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Abitrary, 3 Jan 2008.

  1. Abitrary

    Abitrary New Member

    Why is it that sushi is so filling, yet doesn't look all that?

    I can only guess it's because it's square and fills your stomach at a strange angle...
  2. Chuffy

    Chuffy Veteran

    Unless your stomach is constructed like a Tetris box. Such a neat theory Obituary, but so badly flawed...:becool:
  3. Melvil

    Melvil Standard nerd

    Sushi is vile. I hate it.

    Perhaps I haven't had the right kind but it really was horrid.
  4. OP

    Abitrary New Member

    I don't like it either that much, but have to eat it at lunches sometimes, so I just douse it in soy sauce and wassupi and swallow it whole.

    Often then I can't eat for about half a day after
  5. Melvil

    Melvil Standard nerd

    Soy sauce is definitely the way forward! Otherwise :becool:. I'm not dissing nipponese food as some of it is exquisite - things like Ramen and Katsu Kare are ace :smile:- it's just that limp cold ricey fish fragment stuff I can't stand.
  6. col

    col Veteran

    Never tried it,but im not attracted to it anyway,just not sure of raw fish.
  7. OP

    Abitrary New Member

    Just cover it in soya sauce and wassupi and swallow it and it's not so bad
  8. col

    col Veteran

    I think its the possible after effects that worry me most.
  9. simon l& and a half

    simon l& and a half New Member

    Streatham Hill
    as a sushi (and sashimi) lover I'm sorry to read the responses above. There's nothing quite like having some fish, patently fresh, sliced to melt in the mouth. And good sake is a real treat.

    My daughters took me out to dinner just before Christmas, and their accomplished ordering of sushi convinced me that I wasn't a complete failure as a parent.
  10. OP

    Abitrary New Member

  11. Mister Paul

    Mister Paul Legendary Member

    If only you'd told me that when mother was force-feeding me sprouts at Christmas.

    I'd have more iron coursing through my veins, and she wouldn't be locked in the airing cupboard.
  12. tdr1nka

    tdr1nka Taking the biscuit

  13. bonj2

    bonj2 Guest

    because sushi is compact, and thus fairly dense.
  14. OP

    Abitrary New Member

    So it expands in the stomach?
  15. tdr1nka

    tdr1nka Taking the biscuit

    Only the Puffer fish.....

    T x
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