The Benihana restaurant in Citrus Heights is hosting a class designed to help entrants learn the art of making sushi and pairing it with sake.
The class, called "Sushi + Sake 101," will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 18 at 5489 Sunrise Blvd.
Under the guidance of a Benihana sushi chef, attendees will be taught skills to create popular sushi rolls and learn which styles of sake pair best with different types of sushi. They will also learn serving etiquette.
A $35 entry fee includes a sushi appetizer, cocktail, samples of sake and a commemorative photo. Entrants must be 21 or older.
For more information and to register, visit Benihana's website.
Miami-based Benihana Inc. operates nearly 100 Japanese-theme and sushi restaurants nationwide.