Sushi Chef Makes Star Wars Vegetable Sculptures

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Meet Okitsugu Kado. For the past ten years, this sushi chef has been honing skills as the best Star Wars vegetable carver around.

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Kado uses veggies like carrots, cucumbers and sweet potatoes to create an array of Star Wars characters.

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To date, he’s carved over 90 different Star Wars characters.

Kado even appeared at last year’s Star Wars Celebration to show off his work.

And on Japanese television:

Via Togetter, here are more of Kado’s amazing edible Star Wars pieces:

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Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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