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A quick snack!
My grandmother always made these for me when I was younger, but I've never really watched until a few days ago one morning. So I decided to try to make them myself ^_^

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  • How to roll maki sushi. Tuna Sushi Rolls - Step 1
    Step 1

    First you will need: (starting from top left) Soy Sauce, Sesame Oil, a bowl of rice, salt, a warm bowl of water, Nori (seaweed, make sure its the kind you use for sushi!), a big plate, and Tuna! Making tuna sushi rolls (or any type of sushi for that matter) requires use of your hands - So make sure they're clean!

  • How to roll maki sushi. Tuna Sushi Rolls - Step 2
    Step 2

    After opening and draining the Tuna from it's can, put it into a bowl, add about a table spoon of soy sauce, and sesame oil. It all depends on how much flavor/calories you want. I personally like Sesame Oil, so I put more. (If you don't like Soy Sauce or Sesame Oil, you could substitute mayonaise also)

  • How to roll maki sushi. Tuna Sushi Rolls - Step 3
    Step 3

    Next, take the warm bowl of water, and pour about a teaspoon of salt in it, and gently mix.

  • How to roll maki sushi. Tuna Sushi Rolls - Step 4
    Step 4

    This step, and the step above is to make it easier for you to handle the rice. Wet the palm of your hand (and fingers) in the salted water. This is so the rice won't stick to your hands so much.

  • How to roll maki sushi. Tuna Sushi Rolls - Step 5
    Step 5

    Take out a piece of nori and place it on the plate. Then put about a scoop of rice at the end. Then spread the rice out so it covers the bottom half. Don't be afraid to use your hands!

  • How to roll maki sushi. Tuna Sushi Rolls - Step 6
    Step 6

    Next add the tuna neatly in the middle of the rice. (as you can see I didn't put that much rice, but thats only because I personally less rice more tuna. But you can make yours different ^_^

  • How to roll maki sushi. Tuna Sushi Rolls - Step 7
    Step 7

    Next, roll it up! Continue doing this step until you've used up all the tuna you made.

  • How to roll maki sushi. Tuna Sushi Rolls - Step 8
    Step 8

    When you're finished rolling all of them up, they should look something like this. If you're super hungry, you could go ahead and start eating it now haha (I usually do lol). But as you can see, I've already starting cutting them in half. You can them into 6 pieces!

  • How to roll maki sushi. Tuna Sushi Rolls - Step 9
    Step 9

    Theeeeennn TADAAA! You now have nice tuna sushi rolls great to bring as snacks to places ^_^ (I meant to take pictures of the actual finished product when I was finish cutting them up, but I got the munchies and forgot to take pictures. Good thing I remembered when I still had a few left!) Enjoy ^-^<3

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linda
linda · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 8 projects
love the tuna roll. make it all the time but with cream cheese in it. have you tried it like that before?
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Shivi
Shivi · Perth, Western Australia, AU · 14 projects
About time! Finally someone has posted a project on how to make REAL sushi! lol Tongue
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mlc1803 m.
mlc1803 m. · Chihuahua, Chihuahua, MX
im a sushi-addict seriously! ive always wanted to know how to make it so thanks a lot, Nia!!
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miss lizzi
miss lizzi · United Kingdom, GB · 9 projects
So making these to show off at the next cosplay I go to =]
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Lauryn S.
Lauryn S. · Texas, Texas, US
That is really cool! I love sushi so much! And now thanks to you I know how to make it! You rock! ^-^
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Sara A.
Sara A. · Toronto, Ontario, CA
haha this is so great!
i totally made these today even before looking at this!
well, i did make it a little different: i cut onions up in it and mixed it in with mayo and then i cut up slivers of carrots and put them in and then sprinkled sesame seeds over top!
delicioso!
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· Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, US · 23 projects
Thank you Thank you Thank you! I love sushi and have always wanted to make it myself; now I can!!! yahoo!!!!
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Cat Morley
Cat Morley · London, GB · 1398 projects
Yum, tuna rolls are my favorites, thanks so much for the how-to!
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northernstar
northernstar · Flateyri, Westfjords, IS · 35 projects
I am so going to try this when I get paid!
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Stephanie N.
Stephanie N. · 1 project
Yum!
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