What is wasabi? Traditionally grown in Japan and now the UK, this hardy plant is prized for its green rhizome that is grated to make the green paste served with sushi and sashimi.
Where can I get fresh wasabi? The Wasabi Company sell UK grown fresh wasabi rhizomes in various sizes along with a wide range of related products.
What is wasabi made out of? Fresh Wasabi is made from grating the rhizome (swollen stem) of the wasabi plant. Imitation products found in packets and tubes will predominantly be made from horseradish, mustard, colouring's, sweeteners and additives.