Characteristics of a Master Sushi Chef
Anyone do have the ability to cook just anything from simply frying to boiling and baking, but skills are furthermore learned for the most advanced cooking.
If cooking is intended to become a profession, then to learn about all the techniques is required with extensive training, practice, and actual experience, especially, when you are desiring to even become a chef. One kind of chef to look into with interest is a sushi chef, because this chef have extraordinary way of preparing and presenting food. In most cases, sushi is often served in a running bar that only serves sushi dishes if not in a typical restaurant that only includes sushi as part of the list of menus.
Preparing sushi is very tedious and requires patience and effort, plus having the keen attention to details of each preparation of the dish, thus it also requires discipline to these routine work and efficiency in doing the task. Let us then try to check what other traits that a sushi chef may need aside from what has been mentioned already. Take notice of the sushi chef knife, tools, and the way he handles it because if you notice well-polished, well-maintained, clean, and in perfect condition tools, then what you have there is a dedicated sushi chef that cares for his armours in the battle and makes sure it is preserved for daily use. Another is the chef’s consciousness when it comes to cleanliness and orders by the way he is particular and critical more about maintaining proper arrangements and order of his tools, even in the arrangements of his sushi dishes.
All the same, the manner as to how he delicately and carefully handles the ingredients will make sure that everything stays fresh and unscratched, avoiding falls and mishandling of any item, that is being responsible. Another characteristics of a responsible and professional sushi chef is his ability to maintain being well-groomed and in perfect hygiene whenever at work, from his personal appearance, clothing and most particularly trimmed and clean hands. Also a sushi chef who loves his work and has passion in what he does will be identified by how he presents his skills and how he delicately handles everything that pertains to preparing sushi.
Therefore, when you are sitting in a sushi bar, you can make your own evaluation based on what you now know about a good sushi chef and its characteristics.