Food & Beverage
September 15, 2017

Kuro To Host Five-Course Culinary Experience, Part of Greater Fort Lauderdale’s Crave GFL

Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017

Kuro, the award-winning, new-style Japanese restaurant located at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, is participating in this year’s Crave GFL Restaurant Month, previously known as Dine Out Lauderdale. Throughout the month of September, guests are invited to enjoy prix-fixe, three-course menus at participating Fort Lauderdale restaurants for $37 per person. Kuro’s Crave GFL menu will feature five courses showcasing the restaurant’s signature dishes.

On Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, Kuro will host a special five-course wine pairing dinner as part of this year’s Crave GFL programming. The dinner will be prepared by Kuro’s creative culinary team led by Executive Chef Alex Q. Becker with each course expertly paired with wines to complement the contemporary, complex flavors of each dish. The night will begin with a welcome reception at 6:30 p.m. featuring passed hors d’oeuvres, followed by dinner at 7 p.m.

The dinner is priced at $125 per person (excluding tax and gratuity). Seating is limited. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 954-316-2900.

Full menu with drink pairings below:

Passed Hors d’Oeuvres

Seared Salmon Sashimi

apple chutney, Japanese 12-spice, creamy sesame

Tuna Crispy Rice

spicy tuna, osetra caviar


Hokkaido Scallop

yuzu gel, young ginger, sea salt

Paired with Groth Sauvignon Blanc

Lobster Tempura

maitake mushrooms, puffed rice, lemon aioli

Paired with Belle Glos Pinot Noir Blanc

Chilean Seabass Miso

pickled lotus root, tamamiso

Paired with Tablas Creek Patelin Blanc

Wasabi Tenderloin

spinach ohitashi, wasabi-sesame

Paired with Faust Cabernet Sauvignon


Chocolate Hazelnut Bar

raspberry gel, dark chocolate ganache

Paired with Ferrari Carano Sienna

Kuro is located at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino at One Seminole Way in Hollywood, Florida. Dinner is served nightly beginning at 5:30 p.m. Telephone: 800-937-0010;

Social Media: Facebook: @SeminoleHardRockHollywood, Twitter: @HardRockHolly, Instagram: @HardRockHolly; Hashtag: #KuroHardRock

About Kuro

Located in the AAA Four Diamond-rated Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Kuro is the resort’s new-style Japanese restaurant featuring contemporary, artisanal fare created by pairing classic Japanese techniques with both locally sourced and imported ingredients. At the helm is Executive Chef Alex Becker who brings more than two decades of culinary experience and is recognized as one of the region’s most notable chefs. The sophisticated and wholly unique concept offers an interactive dining experience in traditional kaiseki-style: a multi-course dinner designed to tease the palate with flavors, textures and techniques starting with the lightest fare and progressing to spicier and richer dishes. The innovative beverage program features handcrafted cocktails showcasing fresh Japanese flavors. Designed by the esteemed David Mexico Design Group, the 9,500-square-foot resort showpiece boasts a socially vibrant, open-theater design that encourages diners to become part of the action with open views of the kitchen, sushi bar, lounge and outdoor bar patio.