Butter Sushi Is a Thing Now

October 23, 2015

Paula Deen would approve.

A sushi restaurant in Osaka, Japan is serving butter sushi — and it’s a hit. RocketNews24 writes that the restaurant, Jinen, recently began offering a special called unagi butter sushi, and it’s become something of an overnight sensation.

I’ve been wanting to have this! Grilled eel and butter sushi♪ Excellent! ずっと食べたかったうなぎバター♪ めちゃくちゃ美味しかった! #じねん #うなぎバター #寿司 #sushi #心斎橋

A photo posted by yoshitch (@yoshitch) on Oct 16, 2015 at 4:03am PDT

Each piece of sushi is composed of a small mound of sushi rice topped with a slice of unagi…