Discovering the "Fifth Taste"

Morimoto vs. Tila

Chef Jet Tila challenges Iron Chef Morimoto to a seaweed battle.

About Masaharu Morimoto

Iron Chef Morimoto got his start at Nobu. He opened his own restaurant, Morimoto, in Philadelphia in 2002 and a second one in NYC in 2006.

Most Popular Recipes

All Recipes by Masaharu Morimoto

Vegetable Sushi


Daikon Fettuccine with Tomato-Basil Sauce

Foie Gras Doufu

Hibiscus Sazerac

Wagyu Two Ways

Chicken Cooked in Beer

Nikujaga, Morimoto-Style

Black Cod Cooked with Sake

Potato Dumplings

Frozen Lettuce

Potato Noodles

Potato Dumpling Sauce

Wagyu Tartar with Spicy Mayo, Caviar and Garnishes

Mashed Tofu Salad (Shira-ae)

Chilled Wagyu Shabu Shabu, Panzanella Salad and Basil Pearls

Saga Wagyu Tortilla

Miso-Braised Short Ribs Tempura

Sushi Rice Risotto

Saga Wagyu Sukiyaki

Saga Wagyu Panzanella

Orange-Roasted Seafood and Kunomoto Oysters with White Miso Sauce

Soy Marinated Wagyu with Congee, Ginger and Scallion

Angry Chicken

Iron Chef America

Based upon the Japanese cult sensation, Iron Chef America carries on the legend of Kitchen Stadium and the famed "secret ingredient."