Tokyo Cooking Class
Enjoy cute Japanese sweets and matcha at this Japanese sweets class in Tokyo

Koto Tokyo
★★★★★ 1

House

Pick Up

Vegetarian

2.5 hours

Max 2 guests

Market Visiting






Cooking Class Menu

⚫︎wagashi(Nerikre)
traditional Japanese confection,is made by mixing shiro-an (sweetened white bean paste) with gyuhi (made of glutinous rice flour).
Nerikiri captures the colors and forms of the seasonal beauty of Japan.
Nerikiri can be colored and sculpted into a variety of shapes, from flowers to autumn leaves.

⚫︎Matcha
Matcha is a particular type of powdered green tea from Japan.
Let's make Matcha together served with a wagashi.

  • Rice

    Rice

    Rice is a staple food in Japan. In all most every family, there is a rice cooker. There is variety of Japanese rice brands such as Koshihikari and Hitomebore.

  • Green Tea

    Green Tea

    The astringent constituent in Japanese tea is a type of polyphenol called catechin. Japan has done a great deal with the humble tea leaf. For example some benefits of the catechin in the tea leaf can lower cholesterol in some cases. Roasted over charcoal at a high temperature and grown under shade for at least 20 days are one of the examples. The most popular Japanese tea might be ryokucha. Depending on the timing of picking the leaves, the grade, the price can be noticeably different.

Cooking Class Information

Japanese sweets (nerikiri)
You will how to make nerikiri dough from scratch. Then tint the dough and make three types of seasonal confectioneries. After you make, you will enjoy Wagashi with matcha green tea

Enjoy matcha with your Japanese sweets. Let's make matcha together. The matcha you make yourself is exceptional.


What you will do


Meet at station.

1. Meet at station.

I will meet you at the Monzennacho station (Subway Tozai Line or Oedo Line)and we will walk to my home together.It is a 5 minute walk from the station to the house.

2. Explain about my cooking class

I will briefly explain about what we will make today! I will give you my recipe as a gift.

Dough making from scratch

3. Dough making from scratch

I will teach you how to make the dough from scratch. You will make the dough first and then learn how to tint the color. Unlike other classes, this class is not just molding and shaping!

Shaping into flowers!

4. Shaping into flowers!

I will teach you how to use the tool first! And then, we will shape the dough into flowers!!

Photo time

5. Photo time

Let's take photos of your beautiful creations!

It's tea time!

6. It's tea time!

Let's make matcha together. Let's enjoy our tea time! Introducing nearby temples and Edo Museums. You can ask me not only about food but also where to visit in TOKYO.

7. It's tea time

Enjoy matcha with your Japanese sweets. Let's make matcha together. Introducing nearby temples and Edo Museums. You can ask me not only about food but also where to visit in TOKYO.


About Host


host-yumiko

yumiko

★★★★★ (1)

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Nice to meet you. My name is Yumiko.I am a Japanese sweets teacher. I often make Japanese sweets with children.
Let's make healthy and delicious Japanese sweets together using natural ingredients. There are temples and Edo museums in the neighborhood, so it's fun to take a stroll.
My English isn't so good, but I'll do my best.

instagram @kashi-aioi




Area



The closest station

monzennakacho station




How to get to the station?

From tokyo station: 20mins




Free pick up service

This host can pick up you for free from the closest station!



Exact location provided after booking.


Reviews of Cooking Class

Annemarie, Germany

★★★★★

Our cooking experience with Yumiko was fantastic. We had so much fun and Yumiko is such a good and kind host and teacher. She explains everything so well so that you can easily follow along. Thank you for having us!

Jun 2024


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Response from yumiko
Thank you for taking part in the Japanese sweets lesson.I was happy to hear that you enjoyed it.Thank you so much.


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FAQ about Enjoy cute Japanese sweets and matcha at this Japanese sweets class in Tokyo | Cooking class by yumiko

  • How to get to the place where Enjoy cute Japanese sweets and matcha at this Japanese sweets class in Tokyo being held?

    Please go to monzennakacho station which takes 20 mins from tokyo station. Then yumiko (host) will pick you up there!

  • Is Enjoy cute Japanese sweets and matcha at this Japanese sweets class in Tokyo available for vegans?

    Yes, Enjoy cute Japanese sweets and matcha at this Japanese sweets class in Tokyo has a vegan option.

  • Is Enjoy cute Japanese sweets and matcha at this Japanese sweets class in Tokyo available for vegetarians?

    Yes, Enjoy cute Japanese sweets and matcha at this Japanese sweets class in Tokyo has a vegetarian option.

  • What is the maximum capacity of yumiko's cooking class?

    Up to 2 people can join yumiko's cooking class.

  • How much does it cost to join Enjoy cute Japanese sweets and matcha at this Japanese sweets class in Tokyo?

    It costs 6000 per person.

  • How long is this cooking class by yumiko?

    Duration of this cooking class is 2.5 hours.

Additional cooking class information

  • Confirmation

    You will receive the confirmation within 24 hours.

  • Payment

    We accepts these cards on airKitchen.

  • Cancellation

    Cancellations up to 48 hours prior to the class begins will be fully refunded by the airKitchen cancellation policy.


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