Benihana Wow Roll

Make Them Say “Wow”: The Creation of a Signature Sushi Roll

Nov 9th, 2015 Sushi Benihana

For Chef Katsuo Gibo, the ordinary is not enough. Chef Gibo strives for the extraordinary by bringing unique and special sushi creations to his Benihana guests. And it is this endeavor that led to a very special signature sushi roll: the Wow Roll. The Wow Roll, which was made available for a limited time at Benihana restaurants earlier this year, features eight pieces of sushi:…


Advice for Sushi Newbies from a Sushi Chef

Oct 7th, 2015 Sushi Chef Katsuo Gibo

For those who have never tried sushi, the idea of ordering and trying this favorite Japanese cuisine can be intimidating. However, there are some tips and tricks to make your first sushi experience one that will keep you coming back for more. Start with the basics. If you’re new to sushi, it’s OK to try more “mainstream” varieties. I recommend anyone new to sushi try…