DON’T MISS THE 12TH ANNUAL RED SUN BBQ

KATANA JUMPSTARTS SUMMER WITH ITS LEGENDARY 12TH ANNUAL RED SUN BBQ BEGINNING MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Katana’s beautiful patio plays host to the ultimate party on the Sunset Strip with special off-menu bites, signature cocktails, rotating DJs, and more 

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Patio at Katana

WHAT:           Beginning Sunday, May 25, 2014, Angelenos are invited to Katana’s stylish patio for the ultimate summertime destination: the 12th annual Red Sun BBQ. Every Sunday from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend, the al fresco rendezvous will feature the sounds of rotating DJs Anne-Tyler, Richie Rich, and Nikolas K underneath glowing lights overlooking the Sunset Strip. In addition to Los Angeles’ warm summer weather and a cool nighttime breeze, guests may enjoy a special Red Sun BBQ-only menu of savory bites, including sushi rolls, sashimi, and Robata skewers, as well as signature cocktails and drink specials. Katana’s Red Sun BBQ menu will be available every Sunday from 6-11:30 p.m., and the full Katana menu will also be offered during the event.

MENU:           Red Sun BBQ menu highlights include:

Oyster Shooter ($7) Kumamoto oyster with sake, ponzu Tabasco, and a quail egg

Hamachi Crudo ($16) Yellowtail sashimi with apple, tomato, cucumber, and yuzu ponzu

Albacore BLT ($16) Albacore sashimi with bacon, tomato, lettuce, garlic ponzu, and yuzu ranch

Koji Roll ($18) Shrimp tempura, avocado, topped with spicy tuna, soy marinated jalapenos, and eel sauce

Kakuni Bao [2 pc] ($10) Braised pork with spicy cabbage

Cajun-Style Prawns [2 pc] ($7) Chili-rubbed shrimp with fresh lime juice and mango slaw

Fried Calamari ($8) with shichimi mayo

Surf & Turf Skewer ($26) Lobster and Wagyu skewer with uni butter and truffle essence

Bar menu highlights include:

Katana’s Fusion ($13/glass, $50/carafe)

Vodka, cantaloupe, watermelon, and pineapple

Jalisco Spice ($14)

Jalapeño-infused Don Julio Silver, agave, fresh apricot, and lime juice

Hitachino White Ale ($11)

DJs:                 May 25-June 22, 2014:           DJ Anne-Tyler

June 29-July 27, 2014: DJ Richie Rich

August 3-31, 2014: DJ Nikolas K

 

 WHERE:         Katana

8439 West Sunset Blvd.

West Hollywood, CA 90069

323.650.8585

 

WHEN:           Red Sun BBQ will occur every Sunday on Katana’s patio

May 25, 2014 (the day before Memorial Day) – August 31, 2014 (the day before Labor Day)

6-11:30 p.m.

 

CONNECT:   http://www.innovativedining.com/restaurants/katana

https://www.facebook.com/innovativedining

https://twitter.com/KatanaRobata

 

About Katana

Katana, which means “samurai sword,” specializes in authentic “Robatayaki” cuisine and is located in the historic Piazza del Sol building overlooking the legendary Sunset Strip. Bamboo skewered items, including seafood, vegetables, meat, and poultry, are grilled over Japanese “bincho-tan” charcoals that burn at up to 1200°. The menu also offers an array of sushi, tempura, and noodles, as well as various specialties from the kitchen. For reservations and additional information, call 323.650.8585 or visit www.katanala.com.

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