The Next Big Food Mashup Is Here … and We’re a Little Obsessed

04/07/2016 at 02:46 PM ET

Sushi Burrito
Courtesy Katie Kauss

We’ve always thought that all foods could benefit from being a little bit more like sushi … and now our dreams are becoming a reality.

The trend of sushi-fying foods like burritos, burgers, pizzas and more is taking over the nation, and we’re here for it. Because when you think about it, sushi is the perfect vehicle for all sorts of flavors, whether from Mexican to Italian to Korean. If you have sticky rice and seaweed, you can shape it in pretty much any formation (including buns!) and fill it with whichever foods you love.

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Here are 4 hybrid sushi-inspired foods that we never thought we would get to see in our lifetimes.

1. Sushi Burgers

#sushiburger #salmon #avocado #terriyaki #fantasy #sushi #burger

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2. Sushi Burritos

Oi nam, Soma! @somaravintola #soma #sushiburrito #Helsinki #finland

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Hi, my name is Katie and I have a sushi burrito problem. #Nashville #olloclip

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3. Sushi Tacos

Sushi tacos from Mr Miyagi! @mistermiyagimelbourne #mrmsayseatmytaco #sushitaco

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4. Sushi Pizza

Tuna pizza or regular pizza? You know how we feel 🤓 📷: @keekismi #sushigeeks #sushi #sushipizza

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We can’t wait to find out what shape people start making sushi into next. How about sushi birthday cake? Sushi doughnuts? Sushi spaghetti and meatballs? We are truly open to anything sushi-related … except maybe sushi frappuccinos. (Starbucks, take note.)

—Maria Yagoda, @mariayagoda

FILED UNDER: Burgers , Food , Food News , Stuff We Love

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