赤利尻 or Akarishiri Uni brand is now officially available at True World Foods Home Delivery. If you are not familiar with this brand, it it the best Bafun Uni coming from Rishiri island, Hokkaido. Just like “Hadate” brand (Kita Murasaki Uni), this Aka Rishiri has been the most sought-after uni by many buyers and they are bought out by the highly qualified uni auctioneers and Michelin-starred restaurants throughout the world. The record auction price at Toyosu Market was 100,000 JPY or 1000 USD.
This product availability is very limited and the season is only July and August.
Pre Order Note
For Japanese Uni, we will take your order first and then make the order to True World Japan. Please note all orders with Japanese Uni will be delivered on either Thursday or Friday the week after the order is placed. Therefore, if you are ordering Japanese Uni, please set your delivery date for either Thursday or Friday of the next week (not on the Friday of the same week).
Why Can True World Foods Deliver the Best Quality of Uni?
Our True World Japan buyers have exclusive access to the "Uni Auction Hall" at the Toyosu Fish Market (Tokyo Fish Market), one of the biggest Uni auction halls in the world. From early morning, they go through the whole market to inspect the quality of the products and talk with as many vendors as they can to ensure that you get the best.
Uni Grading System
Like any premium product, Uni is priced based on how it is graded. This is especially true for Uin headed to the Toyosu Market. Each Uni can earn one of four grades: AA (Gokujo), AA(Tokujo) A+ (Nami), and A(Yasu). While this grading is highly subjective, Like the 3C’s in diamond, each Uni s graded based on about 3 major indicators
- Initial Appearance
As mentioned above, our Uni auctioneers have years of experience in grading Uni and won many high-price Uni for decades. They will ensure you receive the best quality of Uni available in the market on the auction date.