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Fun Fruit Sushi

Posted by on Apr. 14, 2012 at 10:24 AM
  • 17 Replies

My DD saw these on TV yesterday and made some up. 

from foodnetwork.com

Fun Fruit Sushi

Recipe courtesy Melissa d'Arabian

Prep Time:
10 min
Inactive Prep Time:
--
Cook Time:
5 min
Level:
Easy
Serves:
20 sushi rolls

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon unsalted butter
  • 2/3 cup mini-marshmallows
  • 2 cups cooked rice (any)
  • Nonstick vegetable oil spray
  • 1 banana, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 pint fruit medley, like strawberries, pineapple, kiwi, and cantaloupe
  • Thinly sliced mini chocolate chips and toasted shredded coconut, for topping sushi, optional

  • Special equipment: Nigiri sushi mold or plastic ice cube tray

Directions

To make sweet sticky "sushi" rice: In a medium saucepan over medium-low heat, melt the butter and marshmallows until completely soft. Remove from the heat and stir in the cooked rice until well blended. Spray the nigiri mold or ice cube tray lightly with nonstick spray. Take slices of the fruit medley and place in the bottom of the mold or ice cube tray. Spoon in rice and press gently into the fruit. Unmold the "sushi" and top with mini chocolate chips and toasted coconut, if desired.

by on Apr. 14, 2012 at 10:24 AM
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jessicasmom1
by Platinum Member on Apr. 14, 2012 at 6:32 PM

Sweet I like it! 

andrea96
by on Apr. 14, 2012 at 7:18 PM

Thanks!

michellina124
by on Apr. 14, 2012 at 7:25 PM

yummy!


kksmomma1019
by on Apr. 14, 2012 at 9:07 PM
That sounds like something my boys would love, thanks for sharing!
Starchild84
by on Apr. 14, 2012 at 9:12 PM
This sounds like fun! My son would love it.
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matheson7
by Gold Member on Apr. 15, 2012 at 1:23 AM

 Sounds good.

SweetLuci
by Platinum Member on Apr. 15, 2012 at 12:26 PM

 Cool! How old is she?

michiganmom116
by Rhonda on Apr. 15, 2012 at 12:28 PM


Quoting SweetLuci:

 Cool! How old is she?

She'll be 12 in just over 2 weeks.

SweetLuci
by Platinum Member on Apr. 15, 2012 at 12:45 PM

 I was wondering because our 12 year old (whose birthday was 3 weeks ago) loves to watch food shows and check out online sites and then make something, and she recently make a fruit sushi, using fruit and rice,  but a little different from this. 

Quoting michiganmom116:


Quoting SweetLuci:

 Cool! How old is she?

She'll be 12 in just over 2 weeks.

 

michiganmom116
by Rhonda on Apr. 15, 2012 at 12:46 PM

I wonder if it's a 12 yr old  girl thing....Beth will spend all day Saturday watching food shows if I'd let her!

Quoting SweetLuci:

 I was wondering because our 12 year old (whose birthday was 3 weeks ago) loves to watch food shows and check out online sites and then make something, and she recently make a fruit sushi, usinf fruit and rice,  but a little different from this. 

Quoting michiganmom116:


Quoting SweetLuci:

 Cool! How old is she?

She'll be 12 in just over 2 weeks.

 


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