Sushi is highly artistic cuisine that is now very popular everywhere, especially in Kansas City. It is easily available into your local grocery store. If you are in Kansas, you can enjoy the best sushi in Kansas City. Sushi is made from vegetables, cooked or raw fishes and combined with rice that has seasoning with vinegar. Pickled ginger, soy sauce and wasabi are served on the side.
There are many varieties of sushi that you can eat like Makizushi, Nigiri, Oshizushi, Sashimi etc. They all are made from different ingredients and have different toppings over it. They are of different shapes. Some have rice rolled in toasted nori seaweed sheets, some have Tobiko fish eggs for extra crunch and some have extra featuring with cucumber, pickled ginger etc.
Sushi is very healthy to eat, as it contains many health benefits. Some of them are as follows.
- Keeps heart healthy – sushi is rich in omega-3 fatty acid that allows consuming unsaturated fat from your blood and this reduces the swelling in the body. The omega-3 fatty acid reduces the chances of heart attacks and strokes by preventing damage of the blood vessels. It also lowers the blood pressure and prevents irregular heartbeat.
- Prevent weight gain – The low calorie in Sushi helps you to maintain your weight. The low calorie diet activates the hunger inhibiting hormones and this hormone helps to suppress your hunger and prevents weight gain.
- Improves hormonal balance – Sushi is iodine rich diet and this makes it good for hormones. Deficiency of iodine causes hormonal imbalance and various types of diseases, so sushi is right choice for proper hormonal balance. It prevents estrogen- induced diseases like breast and ovaries cancer.
- Improves blood circulation – Sushi has high quantity of iron and which results in more red blood cell production and improves blood circulation. It also prevents iron- deficiency related diseases like anemia.