MIAMI  (RestaurantNewsRelease.com)

WHO: Benihana is the leading Japanese theme restaurant chain in the world. The restaurant’s highly-skilled teppanyaki chefs slice and dice guests’ meals, providing entertainment as guests enjoy traditional Japanese cooking using American favorites like steak, chicken, seafood and vegetables.

WHAT: Benihana’s June Chef’s Special:

Filet Mignon and Hibachi Chicken for Two – $39

  • Served with Benihana onion soup, Benihana salad, hibachi shrimp appetizer, mushrooms, hibachi vegetables, homemade dipping sauces, steamed rice and Japanese hot green tea.

Featured Drinks

  • Cucumber Collins – Hendrick’s Gin, St-Germain and fresh cucumbers are shaken together for a refreshing twist on the classic cocktail.
  • TREEtini Featuring Veev Acai Spirit – Sip on a superfruit-charged cocktail and help save the environment! For every TREEtini you order, a tree is planted and a donation is made to rainforest preservation. Featuring VeeV Acai Spirit, pomegranate liqueur and blueberries, this is an all-around feel-good cocktail.
  • Passion Fruit Caipirinha – Tropical, tart and sweet, with Leblon Cachaca, passion fruit puree and fresh muddled limes.
  • Sake Sangria – Everyone’s favorite summertime cocktail is made better with a splash of sake! Choose from Red Plum or White Peach.

Recommended Sake

  • Summer Sake Flight –Try a flight of three premium sake, two oz. each. Featuring Sho Chiku Bai Ginjo, Nigori, and Kikusui Junmai Ginjo
  • Maschio Prosecco Brut – displays aromas and flavors of white peach, orange blossom and almond.

WHEN: Available only in June 2010. Not available on Father’s Day, June 20.

WHERE: Visit www.benihana.com to find a location near you.