Sushi Take-out

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Obviously if you think something is going to be one way or another, inevitably a third option occurs.

As a result of the £36 pie we have decided to vary the biopsy/cancer tradition. A quick look in the Good Food Guide brought to my attention Moshi Moshi which is conveniently located above platform one at Liverpool Street Station. I can’t believe for 6 years I have gone through this station at least twice a week but have never found it – all those missed sushi opportunities….  They use sustainable fish options which makes me happy.

You can eat in, but we opted for a speedy take-out – that we carried carefully back to Suffolk. They have bento boxes named after the magical sea areas that are mentioned in the Shipping Forecast. I had the Trafalgar bento box – back left on the photo above. I may have to work my way through all of them. Not sure if they have my favourite names which are North Utsira and South Utsira.

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James had salmon and avocado rolls and spicy tuna rolls (these were fabulous – I ate two of his). I had an additional order of scallop nigiri (hand-dived from around the Isle of Mull), kabayaki gunkan which is a dogfish replacement for the endangered eel, and hiramasa nigiri which is something else – I can’t remember – it was all great. We also had a seaweed salad which to be honest we won’t get again as it was a bit dull and didn’t have much seaweed in.

While we were waiting (which was hardly any time) I may have scoffed two small plates of sashimi from the kaiten – there was some mackerel and maybe some salmon. I even ate it with my coat on – I never eat with my coat on – there is something very wrong about eating with your coat on. However, I was concerned to get a shot of sashimi in before we had to run for the train. When you are feeling a little bit faint after biopsies you are allowed to do stuff like that. We will definitely go back there if the whole cancer tradition thing keeps on going – if it doesn’t, I am sure I will bring home take-away for special occasions.

The FNA biopsy from last week was inconclusive so they decided to do two core biopsies – hence the sushi extravaganza. Lymph node is still enlarged – if they keep chopping away at it maybe the wretched thing will go away. I get the results next Thursday.

5 responses to “Sushi Take-out

  1. Sushi is a great band-aid my sweet. I’d make that my tradition as well, if I were in your shoes. I’ve had many issues with my health as well, so I get you needing to find some solace. Carrying you close to my heart.

  2. I’ve never had a whole meal of Sushi but I think I’d like it. I’ve tried snippets of other peoples before now.

    Keeping fingers crossed for you. x

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