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Events

Morimoto Las Vegas Now Open At The MGM Grand

Dear Friends, I’m excited to announce the official opening of my new Morimoto restaurant at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas! The 5,542 sq. ft. space is beautifully designed by Yabu Pushelberg and complete with a cocktail lounge, sushi bar, main dining room and a teppan grill. Tuna pizza, oyster foie gras and braised black cod […]

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Momosan Ramen is Open!

Dear Friends, I’m excited to welcome the newest addition to the Morimoto family of restaurants in New York City, Momosan Ramen & Sake. We opened for our first dinner on Friday, April 8th and our lunch service started on Monday, April 11th. The restaurant is named after the nickname that some of my staff gave me […]

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Angry Chicken Wings for Super Bowl 50!

Dear Friends, The Super Bowl is almost here and I wanted to share with you my angry chicken wings recipe. It’s easy to make and will delight all your guests at your Super Bowl party! Enjoy!

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Sushi, Singing and Fun at Outside Lands 2015

Dear Friends, I had the great opportunity last week to be a part of the Outside Lands Festival at Golden Gate Park. This festival brings together music, food, wine, beer, art and comedy. I got to bring together my love of sushi rolling, teaching others proper sushi rolling techniques and singing all into one. I […]

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Rolling with Snoop Dogg at BottleRock

Dear Friends, This past weekend, I took part in the annual BottleRock Napa Valley Music Festival. This festival brings together music and culinary talents on one stage. I had the joy of working with the one and only Snoop Dogg, who had never made sushi before. I got to teach him how to make his very […]

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Japan State Dinner at The White House

Dear Friends, I recently received one of the greatest honors of my life. I was asked to join White House executive chef Cris Comerford and executive pastry chef Susan Morrison to create a one-of-a-kind menu for the State Dinner honoring Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Japan’s first lady Akie Abe. Together we blended a combination […]

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Momosan Bar Opens at Morimoto Napa

Dear Friends, I want to share with you all the latest addition to the Morimoto family: Our new sake and shochu bar at Morimoto Napa called Momosan Bar. At the new bar we focus on serving them in a very traditional style where the sake is poured in a glass inside a masu box. We […]

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Birthday Celebration At Momosan Bar

Dear Friends, Thank you to everyone that sent me birthday wishes for my 60th birthday. I celebrated my birthday at the opening of the new Momosan Bar at Morimoto Napa. Momosan Bar focuses on traditional Sake and Shochu service, where the sake is poured in a glass inside a Masu box. Momosan Bar also offers a variety […]

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Nothing Says Valentine’s Day Like Sushi

 

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Hawaii Five-0 “Ua’aihue”

Dear Friends, This Friday, January 9th at 9pm EST/8pm CST, you can catch me on the new episode of CBS’s Hawaii Five-O. I was so honored to be asked to be a guest star on the show for a second time. On this episode, McGarrett asks me to help train Kamekona to beat Chef Sam Choy […]

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