Food Festival opens in collaboration with Japan CG
KARACHI: Avari Towers Hotel in collaboration with the Consulate General of Japan in Karachi brings the Japanese palate to the food enthusiasts of Karachi. The Japanese Food Festival began Friday at Fujiyama Restaurant will be offering a wide variety of delicious Japanese Cuisine till 16th of December, says a Press release.
The Japanese Food Festival was announced here at a Press conference where the Japanese Consulate officials together with Avari Towers management briefed the media about the concept behindthis Food Festival. Present at the media table were Toshikazu Isomura, Consul-General of
Japan, Katsunori Ashida, Deputy ConsulGeneral of Japan, Grant Raubenheimer VP Operation Avari Hotels, Carlito Magno Japanese Head Chef, and Naim, Executive Chef Avari Towers. The event progressed to the ribbon cutting ceremony at Fujiyama Restaurant.
The Chef along with the Deputy Consul-General demonstrated their culi- nary skills by showcasing the slicing techniques of a fish for sushi along with the demonstration of sushi making while the food lovers from the dif- ferent communities enjoyed the interesting art and taste of Japanese gastronomy.
Consul-General of Japan, Toshikazu Isomura stated, "It is wonderful to see Japanese culture emerging in Pakistan and since the Japanese dishes depict the traditions, fusion of cultures in different flavors from Japan; it is a pleasure to see people getting a chance to enjoy Japanese cuisine."
The 10-day long food festival will be featuring a specially designed menu which starts with Miso and Seafood clear soup, cold and hot appetisers like mixed Sushi, Sashimi, Hiyashi Wakame, Namayasai Salad, Sakana Tempura, Agedashi Tofu, Negima Yaki, Edamame, whereas a few of the main courses include Tori Katsu, Sakana Teriyaki, Ebi Ramen, Gohan and the most famous Teppanyaki's comprising Ninnikku Gohan, Gyu Teppanyaki, Tori Teppanyaki and the list continues.
Grant Raubenheimer, VP Operation Avari Hotels, said "The ambiance of Fujiyama Restaurant will transport you so that you feel you are enjoying this fantastic cuisine in Japan. It is hard to find such authentic Japanese taste in Pakistan."
Fujiyama Restaurant serves undoubtedly the best Japanese Food in Karachi. This Japanese Food
Festival will provide an opportunity for all foodies to discover this beautiful and delicious cuisine and enjoy the lovely ambiance and sight from Avari rooftop.