What is Rice Vinegar?
Also, rice vinegar is known for its anti-bacterial properties and this is why it is often used in Japanese dishes that include raw fish, seafood, and meat.
Substitution: You can substitute with white wine vinegar/apple cider vinegar and add a little sugar (and water maybe) as rice vinegar is very mild. However, I would strongly recommend buying rice vinegar because you really don’t want to use western vinegar that has a strong vinegar taste.
What is Seasoned Rice Vinegar?