Okonomi As You Like It
Singapore, September 2014 – Keyaki presents an additional reason to celebrate weekends with a new okonomi concept kaiseki weekend brunch. Featuring a curated menu of perennial Japanese culinary favourites, guests may indulge in this customisable eight-course experience by selecting their delicacy of choice from each course. Weekend Brunch at Keyaki is from 11.30am to 2.30pm and priced at $75.
Okonomi is a Japanese term which translates to ‘as you like it’ or ‘your preference’, and Chef Hiroshi Ishii (石井博) has applied this concept to the new weekend brunch at Keyaki. Guests are presented with a tasting menu of eight courses and invited to select one of five different options per course, allowing them to tailor the experience to best suit their preferences.
The menu was crafted with balance in mind starting with lighter, chilled presentations such as Kobachi and Sashimi to slowly waken the palette, before proceeding on to textured, hot dishes such as Yakimono and Teppanyaki. The savoury courses are rounded off with Shokuji dishes which are crafted to cleanse the palette, before concluding on a sweet note with a delightful choice of desserts.
Weekend Brunch Menu (Guests can choose one option per course)
Kobachi - Light and refreshing, this amuse bouche course is meant to “awaken” the palate and prepare it for the meal.
Seared Beef with Ponzu Sauce
Sweet Miso-Glazed Konnyaku
Spinach with Goma Sauce
Sashimi - Usually served early in the meal, sashimi best showcases the fresh flavour and tender texture of the fish.
Amaebi (Sweet Prawn)
Tai (Sea Bream)
Yakimono - Dishes in this course are cooked over high heat to achieve a crisp crust with a lightly seared interior.
Grilled Prawn Skewer with Bacon
Pan-fried Pork with Ginger
Nimono – Simmered in Keyaki’s homemade dashi stock to enhance and intensifying their flavours, this course is a refreshing mid-menu dish to cleanse the palette.
Simmered Seasonal Vegetables
White Bait wrapped in Beancurd Skin
Agemono – This course presents hearty deep fried dishes encased in a crisp golden batter.
Battered Soft Shell Crab
Battered Seasonal Vegetables
Teppanyaki – Cooked over high heat on an iron griddle, this course presents dishes with a smoky, seared flavour and a juicy interior.
Shokuji – This is the final savoury course in the menu and is meant to round off the meal.
Spicy Tuna Roll
Garlic Fried Rice
Cold Soba Noodles
Mizumono - Concluding on a sweet note, guests are presented with a choice of chilled seasonal fruit, ice cream or homemade Zanzai, a traditional red bean soup.
Green Tea Ice Cream
Red Bean Ice Cream
Red Bean Soup
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Weekend Brunch at Keyaki
Date: Every weekend (and public holidays)
Time: 11.30am to 2.30pm
$75 for Weekend Brunch
$125 for Weekend Brunch inclusive of unlimited sake, Champagne, selected red and white wines and beer
Venue: Keyaki (Level 4), 7 Raffles Boulevard, Singapore 039595
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The award-winning restaurant, Keyaki, is renowned for its use of fresh ingredients imported from Japan. Chef Hiroshi Ishii, together with his team, presents an array of authentic and immaculately presented sashimi, sushi, teppanyaki and much more. Located on Level 4 of the hotel, Keyaki is surrounded by a beautifully sculpted Japanese garden and koi pond. This elegant venue provides an authentic setting for the exquisite cuisine.