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Top Japanese sushi chef warns of danger of overfishing

Published Wed, Nov 5, 2014 · 09:50 PM

Tokyo

JAPANESE sushi maestro Jiro Ono, whose creations were recently enjoyed by US President Barack Obama and are reputedly the best in the world, warned on Tuesday of a sea change in ingredients due to overfishing.

"I can't imagine at all that sushi in the future will be made of the same materials we use today," the 89-year-old master told the Foreign Correspondents Club of Japan.

Mr Ono owns the three Michelin-starred Sukiyabashi Jiro restaura…

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