Kintaro Italian Sushi Rice 1kg

Free Delivery on Orders Over £50* (Click for details)

Delivery Information

  • Free UK delivery on all orders over £50.
  • All orders are dispatched on a next working day service (Mon - Fri UK mainland only).
  • Cut-off time is 12 noon Mon - Thurs for next day delivery.
  • Orders placed after 12 noon Mon - Thurs will be delivered on the second consecutive day after the order was placed.
  • Orders placed on Thursday afternoon & Friday morning:
  1. Orders that do not contain frozen items will be delivered the following Monday.
  2. Orders that contain frozen items will be delivered the following Tuesday.

Click here for more information about UK delivery. Ordering from abroad? Click here.

515 items left

minus plus

SKU : R0035

kintaro sushimai 1kg
金太郎 寿司米 1kg

This larger pack of Kintaro sushi rice is premium grade, and is a store-cupboard essential if you love Japanese food. The uses for this rice are endless and it will never go to waste. Use Kintaro sushi rice to make maki sushi, nigiri sushi, onigiri rice balls and much more!

Kintaro are a company reputed for top quality products sourced carefully from hand-picked farms and crops, so you can be confident it'll produce great sushi every time.

A good sushi rice has to retain moisture. This helps is become sticky and flavourful, which is exactly what you need to construct a sushi roll. Cook Kintaro sushi rice 1 cup of rice to every 1.5 cups of water for perfect rice every time.

To season sushi rice, don't forget to cook rice vinegar, sugar and salt over a hob, just until the sugar has dissolved, in order to make a tasty dressing for the rice. It's essential for authentic sushi!

Then let your Kintaro sushi rice cool before using it to make sushi rolls. Hot rice will be too sticky and steamy, and will wreck your nori sheets.

A good tip is to spray a flavourless oil on plastic gloves before handling sushi rice. This is especially useful if you're making a lot of sushi. It can be tricky to get the hang of, but once you've mastered perfect sushi rice, the world of Japanese cooking is at your fingertips.


  • Origin: Italy
  • Size: 10 x 1kg
  • Units Per Case: 10
  • Packaging Material: Plastic
  • Manufacturer: Kintaro
  • Cuisine: Japanese


Rice 100%

Related Items