Sushi lovers – Are you In search of some tasty sushi sauces? I’ve got you covered with this handy guide. With 15+ sushi sauce recipes to try.
The BEST Sauces for Sushi
While most of these sauces are not authentic, and I wouldn’t drizzle them over the best of sushi prepared by skilled sushi chefs, they can elevate some homemade sushi bowls or even grocery store sushi, or, just a bowl of sushi rice.
These are some of my favorite sauces to serve with sushi:
- California Rolls + Wasabi
- Spicy Sushi Rolls + Sriracha Mayo
- Crispy Rice Sushi + Creamy Sriracha
- Poke + Ponzu Sauce
Sauces to Elevate Your Sushi Night
Here are 15 delicious sushi sauce recipes to try out:
The most popular option is to make a spicy dipping sauce with a bit of wasabi thinned out with some soy sauce until it reaches your desired heat level. You can use regular soy sauce, gluten-free soy sauce (tamari), or low sodium soy sauce.
Unagi Sauce (Homemade Eel Sauce)
A blend of jalapenos, chiles, and other spices and ingredients. It is also commonly referred to as the “rooster sauce” because of the rooster logo.
Spicy Mayo Sauce
Dumpling Dipping Sauce
Homemade Sushi Recipes
- Shrimp Sushi Bowls
- Poke Bowls
- Salmon Sushi Bowls
- Vegetarian Sushi
- Crispy Rice Sushi Bites
- Rice Cooker Sushi Rice
More Sauce Recipes
- Sauces for Rice Bowls
- Sauces for Buddha Bowls
- Sauces for Egg Rolls
- Sauces for Hibachi
- Sauces for Steak
- Sauces for Pulled Pork
- Sauces for Salmon
- Sauces for Scallops
- Sauces for Beef
- Sauces for Pork Chops
Did you try any of these sushi sauces?
If you loved this roundup of sauces for sushi I would appreciate it so much if you would give this recipe a star review! Also, be sure to snap a picture of your finished dish and share it with me on Instagram using the hashtag #platingsandpairings and tagging me @platingsandpairings.
PS – Don’t forget about my favorite Sushi Wine Pairings too! 🥂🥂🥂
And, be sure to check out these 15+ Sides for Sushi.
15+ AMAZING Sauces for Sushi
- Whisk together all of the ingredients in a small bowl and enjoy.