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Taste of Asia: A Culinary and Cultural Experience
Saturday, February 17, 6:30 pm$200
Indulge in the culinary delights of elite South Florida restaurants offering Asian-inspired dishes. Guests will visit various food stations with a culinary “passport” and will savor international bites and swirl fine wine, sake, and whiskey.
Entertainment will include a spectacular Taiko drumming performance by Fushu Daiko and DJ Mike Locke will be spinning J-Pop and dance hits. The evening will also showcase a calligraphy demonstration and live auction featuring exquisite jewelry, art pieces, and hotel stays.
Participating restaurants include (but not limited to):
Coco Sushi Lounge & Bar
Cornell Café at Morikami Museum
Kapow Noodle Bar
Ken Rose Catering
Lemongrass Asian Bistro
Niigata Sake Selections
Palm Beach Meats
Phat Boy Sushi Kitchen & Bar
Ramen Lab Eatery
Sushi Yasu Tanaka
Sushi by Boū
The Sea Kitchen
Yakitori Sushi House
The proceeds from the evening benefit Morikami’s 4 E’s: Education, Exhibitions, Expansion, and Emotional well-being programs.
Tickets are $200 per person and can be purchased at morikami.org/taste-of-asia.
Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens is located at 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach. For more information, call (561) 495-0233 or visit morikami.org.
About Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens
Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens has been a center for Japanese art and culture in South Florida since opening in 1977. Morikami invites guests to discover its South Florida history, connection with Japan, and explore a series of six diverse gardens, each inspired by a different historical period and style of Japanese gardening. Visitors experience traditional and contemporary Japanese culture through engaging exhibits, varied educational programs and seasonal events, a world-class bonsai display, Pan-
Asian cuisine, and a distinctive museum store. The Morikami Museum is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.