Sushi has become one of the world’s top cuisines. In the United States alone, according to statistics from IBIS World, there are more than 4,000 sushi joints, generating more than $2 billion in revenue each year. Obviously, sushi is big business.
It’s interesting that despite the food of the best sushi restaurants in the world being translated to different cultures around the world and likewise riffed on in some of the world’s most unique restaurants, the traditional etiquette that comes along with eating in good sushi restaurants has not made the same journey. From America to Europe, we’re eating our sushi all wrong, and we’re often being rude about it. If you want to enjoy sushi as it