Sushi is one of Wakayama Prefecture's most famous local cuisines. Mehari-zushi is a type of rice ball which is wrapped in pickled mustard leaves. Sanma-zushi is a rice ball topped with Pacific saury that has been preserved in salt. Kakinoha-zushi refers to rice balls made with mackerel or other fish which are wrapped in persimmon leaves.
Last updated: 2017-01-31