A sushi mat background. Sushi mats are called Makisudare,
or Makisu (abbreviated) in japanese. The one in the picture is made
of flat bamboo sticks and is used for futomaki, or bigger sushi rolls.
A mat with round, thin bamboo sticks is used for making thin(ner) sushi rolls, called Hosomaki.
Photo Taken On: March 10th, 2010