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Masaharu Morimoto
By Anonym 14 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

I want to expand my cuisine to this country. I love America. I have been here 22 years.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

You wouldn't put your soul in a dishwasher!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

Cook more often. Don't study; just cook.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

I've been making sushi for 38 years, and I'm still learning. You have to consider the size and color of the ingredients, how much salt and vinegar to use and how the seasons affect the fattiness of the fish.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

Because I'm a chef, I eat out frequently, so it's hard for me to control what I consume in terms of calories. But when I'm at home, I eat what my wife cooks for me. She works hard to avoid making foods that are high in calories and cholesterol, so most of the time, she makes vegetarian dishes.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

Ramen is a dish that's very high in calories and sodium. One way to make it slightly healthier is to leave the soup and just eat the noodles.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

Japanese chefs believe our soul goes into our knives once we start using them. You wouldn't put your soul in a dishwasher!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

When I'm on the road, I wake up early and walk a lot. I'm very healthy. But when I come back home, I am more tempted by guilty pleasures, such as eating too many sweets and sleeping a lot.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

A kitchen without a knife is not a kitchen.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

New York is my, you know, second hometown.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

Right after I graduated high school, I joined a sushi restaurant to learn how to make Japanese food. And then spent seven years. Then that time - that's enough. Then sushi restaurant - butchering fish and they make your body smell like fishy.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

Just ask the local people for the best food. Don't rely on a guidebook.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

Culture and tradition have to change little by little. So 'new' means a little twist, a marriage of Japanese technique with French ingredients. My technique. Indian food, Korean food; I put Italian mozzarella cheese with sashimi. I don't think 'new new new.' I'm not a genius. A little twist.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

A lot of people call me a celebrity chef, but I don't think that I'm a celebrity. So I want to stay keeping just a chef. That's more comfortable.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

When I was a kid, I have two dreams. I want to be a baseball player. Hometown, Hiroshima, has a Japanese baseball franchise team called Hiroshima Carps. You know, and then I want to be a sushi chef. I want to make own restaurant - sushi restaurant.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

On behalf of my native Japan, I am grateful to the culinary community and hospitality industry for working together to raise much-needed funds to aid the tsunami and earthquake victims.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

A lot of people think Japanese food is difficult, a lot of work. But you don't have to buy the knife I have. You don't have to train as long as I have. You can do my cooking in your kitchen.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

I'm not making art, I'm making sushi

By Anonym 13 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

I buy soy sauce and flavor it five different ways: with sake, mirin, sugar, kombu and bonito flakes. I use them on lots of dishes at home.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Masaharu Morimoto

No rules. Don't be afraid to do whatever you want. Cooking doesn't have to have rules. I don't like it that way.