~Toyosu Auction Graded Uni~ Bafun Uni Yellow Seaurchin Narabi (A Grade) 250g バフンウニ〜豊洲市場〜
Bafun Uni Yellow Seaurchin Narabi (A Grade) 250g or short spine sea urchin (Uni) is the most sought after sea urchin (Uni) throughout the world, they are used for their clean and sweet umami flavor and vibrant color. This particular type of yellow uni roe is best for anyone who loves uni and is recommended for first time uni buyers too!
If you are trying to introduce Uni to someone you love, this is the best type of sea urchin to start with! It is easy and simple to use, each box of Bafun Uni roe is sashimi grade and beautifully packed, ready to eat!
- Texture: Firm, dry and creamy
- Taste: Sweet, savoury with a burst of umami
- Colour: Yellow, Orange to Light Orange
- Weight: 250g
- Storage: Should be stored in the fridge and eaten within 3 days
Who chooses the Uni for you?
Our auction grade Japanese yellow bafun uni is the highest quality bafun uni available in the market. Each box is carefully selected and won every morning by our very own uni purveyors in the Toyosu Uni Auctions. Our Uni purveyors are one of the biggest uni buyers in the Toyosu market an have had years of experience in choosing, buying and winning the top quality Uni boxes in both Tsukiji and Toyosu.
What should your Bafun Uni Yellow Seaurchin Narabi (A Grade) 250g taste like?
Yellow Narabi Uni has a one of a kind taste profile, sweet and rich taste full or umami. Bafun uni melts in your mouth like ice cream and leaves a sweet and fragrant aftertaste like none other. it is like a very light and gentle almost custard like with an extremely sweet seafood/ocean taste and fragrance.
Bafun Uni is Best Eaten with:
- Sushi Rice, Pasta, Risotto
- Other Seafoods like Botan Ebi, Salmon and Ikura
- Rich Oily foods like Japanese Beef, Ootoro &Chutoro
- Dried Seaweed, Ohba leaves
- With a cup of Shiki SG Sake or Shochu!
How to tell if your Uni is good?
Freshly caught Bafun Uni has a bright beautiful Yellow/Orange colour with firm a texture that melts in your mouth. The tastes should be sea like and leave traces of the ocean. The aroma should be slightly salty an briny and not have a strong fishiness to it. Each Uni gonad should also be dry, firm and plump, they should not be overly melted or look deflated.
Bafun Uni narabi boxes also have an expiry date on he side of each box, make sure that the Uni is well within the expiry date so ensure that it is still fresh.
What’s the difference between Yellow & Red Sea Urchin?
Yellow and red uni sea urchins are almost the same. The main difference according to our head chefs and specialists is purely the colour!
Some uni tend to be Red while others Yellow or Orange, this could be due to what the uni eat or simply a trait of that particular uni.
Taste wise, they are more or less the same as well.
However, some uni enthusiasts do say that the yellow and orange uni is sometimes a bit creamier and sweeter, while the red is slightly drier and richer in its briny flavour.
* Kindly note that packaging might vary depending on the auction results in the mornings.
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