Benihana cocktails

Waves of Flavor: Complementary Flavors in Your Favorite Cocktails

Mar 21st, 2016 Mixology Alfredo Martinez

Good meals become great when paired with a perfect complementary cocktail. Just like every item on our menu, we strive to deliver excellence with rich textures and bold flavors on our signature drink list. At Benihana, we’re proud to offer a variety of distinct cocktails, all boasting one-of-a-kind flavor profiles and tasting notes. Rest assured, our signature drinks aren’t your normal, everyday concoctions. We separate…

Cucumber Shochu Cocktail

Going Light This New Year? Sip These Slimmed-Down Cocktails

Jan 21st, 2016 Mixology Alfredo Martinez

With the new year in full swing, many people have made commitments to modify their diets. This could mean fewer sweets, more fruits and vegetables, less salt, or going gluten-free. But, no matter the modification, those looking to revamp their diets can still toast to their health without the worry of added calories. Try simple swaps to make cocktails lighter, but just as enjoyable, this…

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Cocktail Pairing with Asian Food

Dec 15th, 2015 Mixology Naomi Robinson

Let’s talk food and cocktails. Generally speaking, most of my friends only think Japanese beer and sake when it comes to pairing Asian food and drinks. But that’s not the case at all. In fact, I had a chance to team up with Benihana to show you how they are rock’n it with their cocktails. Chef Gibo was my guide for the day and after…

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Making Spirits Bright: Cocktails for the Holiday Season

Dec 8th, 2015 Mixology Alfredo Martinez

At Benihana, we try to capture the festive flavors of the holidays and winter season in our signature cocktails. Guests will find these holiday twists on classic favorites in our seasonal Cranberry Mojito and Pomegranate Ginger Paloma.* While guests can enjoy these cocktails at their local Benihana restaurant, there are also ways novice mixologists can capture the flavors of the holidays in their drinks at…

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Tools of the Trade: What You Need to Become a Master of Mixology

Oct 7th, 2015 Mixology Kina Reyes-James

Benihana is known for its distinct specialty cocktails, blending quality ingredients to create refreshing concoctions that guests crave. We’re often asked by guests how they can re-create their own spins on their favorite Benihana drinks at home. In addition to premium liquors and fresh ingredients, it is essential to have the right tools for mixing the perfect cocktail 1. Jigger At Benihana, our cocktails are a…