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Morimoto Asia to Host First Annual “12 Beers of Christmas” in Disney Springs on Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

Hi everyone!

A new event is taking place at Morimoto Asia called the “12 Beers of Christmas” on Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 11:30am to 3:30pm! Hosted by Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto, this event will include holiday themed beers from local breweries along with pairings of Pan-Asian bites. Chef Morimoto will also be autographing his cookbook “Mastering the Art of Japanese Home Cooking”, which guests can purchase at the restaurant. All proceeds from the cookbook sales will be donated to Give Kids the World. It’s such a great organization to donate to! And the $55.00 event price (plus tax and gratuity) seems really reasonable for beers and bites, with it being hosted by Chef Morimoto. Read below for more information and buy tickets here while they last! The gratuity and tax are added on when purchasing tickets. Morimoto Asia is located in The Landing area of Disney Springs.

Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto will host the first annual “12 Beers of Christmas” at Morimoto Asia in Disney Springs on Sunday, December 2. The event will feature multiple stations of holiday-themed beers from local breweries including Crooked Can Brewing Company, Rogue Ales, Coppertail Brewing Company, Red Light Red Light, Bowigens, Cask & Larder, Red Cypress, 3 Daughters, Baird Brewing, Hourglass Brewing, Motorworks Brewing, and Orange County Brewery. Enjoy pairings of Pan-Asian bites at each station, while taking in the beautiful backdrop of the restaurants award-winning dining room. Pairing’s include Okonomiyaki, Takoyaki, Yakisoba, Yakitori, Gyoza, various Dim Sum, raw bar varieties,and multiple types of ramen and sushi.

Chef Morimoto will personally host the event and be on hand to autograph his newest cookbook, “Mastering the Art of Japanese Home Cooking,” which will be available for purchase. One hundred percent of proceeds from the cookbook sales will be donated to Give Kids The Village. Located in Central Florida, Give Kids The World is an 84-acre, nonprofit resort built exclusively – to serve critically ill children – and their families – who are visiting Florida on weeklong “wish trip.”
Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 11:30AM to 3:30PM
$55 (plus tax and gratuity).

About Morimoto Asia

Located in the heart of Disney Springs in a neighborhood called The Landing, Morimoto Asia is the first-ever collaboration between Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto and Patina Restaurant Group, a bicoastal leader in the premium segment of the hospitality industry.  Fronted by a dramatic, three-story glass entryway, Morimoto Asia is an eye-filling showplace of dining spaces, open terraces, an intimate 14-seat sushi bar, Forbidden Lounge cocktail and late-night dining hotspot and an exhibition kitchen that allows diners a glimpse of the culinary action.  Follow along on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @MorimotoAsia.  Phone: (407) 939-MOTO.


About Give Kids The World

Give Kids The World Village is an 84-acre, nonprofit resort built exclusively to serve critically-ill children and their families. Children visiting Central Florida on their “wish trips,” stay with their families at Give Kids The World’s storybook Village for week-long, dream vacations. Give Kids The World provides meals, transportation, nightly entertainment, and complimentary passes to Orlando’s world-famous theme parks and other attractions. There is never any charge to visiting families, and no child is ever turned away. Since 1986, Give Kids The World Village has served more than 156,000 children and families from all 50 states and more than 75 countries. GKTW is four-star rated by Charity Navigator, with more than 92 cents of every dollar it spends going to program services.


About Disney Springs

Disney Springs is a one-of-a-kind retail, dining and entertainment district located in the heart of the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. With its namesake springs, beautiful open-air promenades and lakefront setting, Disney Springs evokes the charm of Florida waterfront towns at the turn of the 20th century. It’s also home to a collection of more than 150 shops, entertainment venues and restaurants, including top-name retail brands, specialty boutiques and dining experiences created by celebrity and award-winning chefs. Located in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Disney Springs is open daily.