Chirashi zushi (or sushi) is made of sushi rice and topped with a beautiful assortment of bite-sized vegetables, egg crepe/ omelet and sashimi. Chirashi Zushi is not only delicious, but visually very attractive as well, so it is usually served on special and festive occasions.
‘Kaisen don’ in Japanese is a combination of the words ‘seafood’ and ‘rice bowl’. Thus, ‘kaisen don’ is a seafood rice bowl. Since kaisen don is very easy to prepare and filling, it is becoming a very popular take-out / delivery item.