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eatdrinknbmerry Sep 18, 2006 07:18 PM

hi i'm wondering if anyone knows of a good sushi course i can take w/ my gf. interested in making nigiri, rolls and sashimi. i've already looked into the California Sushi Academy in the westside. Thanks.

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    Chubbypanda Sep 18, 2006 08:01 PM

    I was going to mention the CA Sushi Academy in Westside. =(

    - Chubbypanda

    1. BombayUpWithaTwist Sep 18, 2006 08:13 PM

      There's a school in downtown called Sushi Chef Institute. I don't know much about it, but you can call them about recreational classes for home cooks.

      http://www.sushischool.net/index.html

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        Just Cid Sep 18, 2006 08:30 PM

        I've taken the the sushi and sashimi classes at Sur La Table.

        They were a lot of fun, and given by one of the instructors
        from the CA Sushi Academy. The instructor I had was Phillip Yi.

        These classes aren't aimed at those who want to become professional sushi chefs, but were very informative and did give hands-on instruction in making various types of sushi.

        I learned a lot, and have used what I learned on several
        occasions.

        http://www.surlatable.com/cooking/ind...
        (link to Sur La Table's Cooking Classes Index

        )

        -cid.

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          rvd72 Sep 18, 2006 08:39 PM

          i went to a class by the california sushi academy (when they were teaching out of hama sushi in hermosa beach). the chef's name was zoran.

          it was a nice fun class aimed at the novice who just wants to have some fun making sushi.

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            eatdrinknbmerry Sep 18, 2006 09:24 PM

            Thanks to everyone for replying. I just found another one called Tokyo Sushi Academy in Ktown (korean-run).

            I wonder if there are any in the Little Tokyo area. Thanks!

            1. re: eatdrinknbmerry
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              charissa Sep 18, 2006 10:03 PM

              The Sushi Chef Institute that someone posted about earlier is on the fringe of Little Tokyo. Address on the website..

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