Wasabi is a Japanese root vegetable. Its flavor is spicy with an interestingly sweet and savory after taste. This dehydrated Wasabi powder is primarily used as a condiment for sushi and sashimi.
Wasibi is a root vegetable, also known as Japanese Horseradish, prized in Japanese and other Asian cuisines for its spice but also for it’s depth of flavor. Wasibi is more then spicy, after the heat mellows; it leaves a very distinct and almost sweet flavor behind on your palate.
This Wasabi powder holds all of those great flavors in dehydrated form; this makes it an incredibly versatile ingredient that you can add to almost any dish if you would like.
Wasabi powder makes creating your own Wasabi snacks easy, almost any nut becomes a delicious coffee table snack if you roast them and shake them in a little Wasabi powder. A few tablespoons of Wasabi powder in a batch of mashed potatoes create a blend of spicy flavors and creamy textures that is sure to be a hit at the dinner table.
Wasabi powder is also great for experimenting with, substitute some for the traditional heat of chili peppers and watch your guacamole take on a whole new identity.