Shizuoka Cooking Class
Wagashi and Macha



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2 hours

Max 1 guests

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Cooking Class Menu

Wagashi 和菓子
『和』means Japanese, 『菓子』means sweets. Wagashi is Japanese traditional tea accompaniment. Japanese people enjoy having wagashi during tea ceremonies as a tea treat. Or everyday recess.
You will make wagashi fine enough to provide for your tea party.

Jonamagashi 上生菓子
Jonamagashi is made from white and red bean paste. It’s a tea ceremony accompaniment.

Mizu Yokan 水羊羹
Mizu Yokan is tipical sweets for summer. It’s made from red beans and Agar. Very famous as a cold sweets

  • Tea Ceremony

    Tea Ceremony

    The Japanese tea ceremony is a centuries-old tradition closely tied to Zen Buddhist principles, and a popular way to experience Japanese culture. There are several variations on this ritual. At its base, powdered green tea (matcha) is prepared and served in accordance with strict rules. Oftentimes, wagashi (Japanese sweets) is served alongside the bitter green tea.

Cooking Class Information

In this cooking class, we can make Japanese wagashi sweets together and tasting after cooking. You can take one back.

We will make 2 wagashi sweets from Anko(sweet bean paste).

1. Jounamagashi(上生菓子)-traditional tea confectionery
We’ll start by coloring Nerikiri Anko (white beans paste) and make dough. Then wrap and use wagashi tool (like rolling pin and clay stick)to shape it.

2. Mizu Yokan(水羊羹)-red bean jelly
We use kanten agar. Unlike gelatin kanten is vegetarian friendly.

3.We will also make Matcha tea with exclusive tea ceremony tool. Please enjoy tea utensils and tasting wagashi that you made.

About Host

Hi, my name is Kazumi Uchida.
I love traveling to foreign countries and try there’s cuisine. I always buy recipe book when I visit different countries and try to cook at home . It is a big enjoyment after the trip.
In my cooking class, you will get recipe written in English and also I can advise sightseeing area and transportation in Shizuoka city.
Try and bring back Japanese cuisine to your home.


The closest station

Shizuoka Station

How to get to the station?

From Shizuoka Station : 0mins

Free pick up service

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

Exact location provided after booking.

FAQ about Wagashi and Macha | Cooking class by Kazumi

  • How long is this cooking class by Kazumi ?

    Duration of this cooking class is 2 hours.

  • How to get to the place where Wagashi and Macha being held?

    Please go to Shizuoka Station which takes 0 mins from Shizuoka Station . Then Kazumi (host) will pick you up there!

  • How much does it cost to join Wagashi and Macha?

    It costs 6000 per person.

  • Is Wagashi and Macha available for vegans?

    Yes, Wagashi and Macha has a vegan option.

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

    Up to 1 people can join Kazumi 's cooking class.

  • Is Wagashi and Macha available for vegetarians?

    Yes, Wagashi and Macha has a vegetarian option.

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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