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Sea Urchin Roe

Ranging from yellow-orange to red, sea urchin roe (uni) is actually the gonad (reproductive organ) of the sea urchin and considered a sushi delicacy.

Ranging from yellow-orange to red, sea urchin roe (uni) is actually the gonad (reproductive organ) of the sea urchin and considered a sushi delicacy. The flavor of uni is described as creamy and rich. Sea urchin roe is available fresh in the refrigerated section of the seafood department or can be harvested from live sea urchins sold seasonally.                                             

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