Sushido X Ollie Hilton-Johnson Sake Pairing Event 5th October 2023

Sake Pairing and Japanese Cuisine event returns for the second time at Sushido, where guests will experience the celebration of Japanese Cuisine and Culture.

Sushido in Sutton Coldfield is thrilled to announce our second event where guests will enjoy a unique evening of culinary delight with an exclusive Sake Pairing experience on Thursday 5th October 2023 at 7pm. This exceptional event is set to be a gastronomic journey curated by the collaboration between Sake Specialist Ollie Hilton-Johnson and Sushido’s esteemed Co-owner, Gil Kanengisser.

Renowned for his mastery and expertise in the world of sake and Japanese spirits, Ollie Hilton-Johnson is an Advanced Sake Professional and the Director of the award-winning Tengu Sake, which has been awarded the IWC Sake Merchant of the Year title consecutively from 2016 to 2019. Oliver’s influence in the industry is further showcased by his role as a Sake Educator for the British Sake Association. A true visionary, he has been recognised as one of the ‘Future 50’ drinks industry professionals to watch.

Collaborating with Sushido’s Co-owner, Gil Kanengisser, they will be presenting an all-new eight-course menu that embodies the seamless fusion of traditional Japanese flavours and innovative culinary techniques. This unique culinary experience promises to tantalize the taste buds of the attendees and showcase the art of pairing premium Japanese sake with an array of exquisite dishes.

Guests will be treated to an array of meticulously crafted courses, including the exquisite Snow Crab Salad and Squid Tentacles Tempura, each thoughtfully paired with complementary selections of premium sake. This culinary collaboration between Ollie Hilton-Johnson and Gil Kanengisser promises to be a journey of flavours, where traditional and innovative Japanese dishes converge to create a dining experience like no other.

Due to the limited availability of seats for this exclusive event, early reservations are highly recommended. Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of this extraordinary evening of fine dining, expertly curated sake pairings, and the celebration of Japanese cuisine and culture. Please book your tickets here:

About Sushido Sutton Coldfield: Sushido is a renowned Japanese restaurant located in Sutton Coldfield, led by Co-owners Anat & Gil Kanengisser. The restaurant is a testament to the dedication and passion for Japanese culinary artistry, offering an authentic experience through meticulously crafted sushi creations and a commitment to excellence.

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