Dessert Sushi/Maki

"For the lovers of sushi and Japanese food. I cant recall where I seen this or from who but I have adapted from that original Idea. Taking sushi rice and making it into a simple rice pudding rolled on chocolate to make Maki rolls of your favourite fruit."
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  • 1 cup milk, 3 . 25%
  • 12 cup cream, 18% cream
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 12 cup rice, sushi rice
  • 3 ounces white chocolate, chopped
  • 12 cup fruit (plums, peaches, nectarines, mango work best)
  • 2 ounces dark chocolate, 80%
  • 4 dates, dried seedless and sliced thinly
  • 2 kiwi, shredded


  • In a small saucepan, bring the milk, cream, rice and salt to a boil. Reduce the heat to low and stir. Cover and simmer gently until the rice is tender, stirring and scraping the bottom several times during cooking.
  • Remove from the heat. Add the white chocolate and set aside for about 2 minutes. Stir until the chocolate is melted and evenly distributed. Let cool.
  • Lay a sheet of plastic wrap on a damp countertop. Spread the rice on it, forming a (5 x 14-inch) rectangle, you may get 1 1/2 rolls depending on your rice choice.
  • Arrange the fruit in a narrow strip lengthwise down the middle of the rectangle. Using the plastic wrap and working from the long sides, roll into a (14-inch) cylinder.
  • Twist the ends of the plastic wrap. Refrigerate until very firm, about 3 hours (or about 30 minutes in the freezer).
  • Place the grated chocolate on a sheet or plate.
  • Remove the rolls from fridge and remove plastic wrap and roll them into the dark chocolate.
  • cut into 1 inch pieces for the Maki look then plate with rice facing upward.
  • take the schredded kiwi and place on plate as if it were wasabi and the sliced dates as if it were ginger.

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