Shiga Cooking Class
Handmade original Miso( Japanese classified into seasoning)



Pick Up


2 hours

Max 5 guests

Market Visiting

Cooking Class Menu

Original Miso and Miso soup

In this class, you will make the handmade original miso from the first. Miso is the most important food in Japanese food culture. We can everyday eat and cook. This is very good opportunity to learn Japanese food. Even in Japan it is not easy to find miso lessens.
Handmade miso is very delicious and good for your health.
How to make Handmade miso..
First, you will boil soy beans and clash it.
Then mix with Kouji(malted rice) and salt.
Finally make it packed a plastic case.
You will bring miso to home.
About 3months~6months later, you can enjoy your original miso!
And also, you can learn how to make Dashi (using Katsuo-bushi ) and miso soup.
Please enjoy our lessen!

About Host

Hello ,my name is Manami.
I love cooking very much.
My daughter can speak English and Chinese. So don’t worry.
You definitely enjoy our cooking lessons, and looking the best view of the Lake Biwa.
We’re going to make a great time with you!
Please have fun, and enjoy Japanese Cooking.
Welcome to our class!

How It Works

Step1 Cook


Visit a Japanese local's home and learn to cook their specialty.

Step2 Enjoy your meal!


Eat the authentic homemade Japanese meal with your Japanese host. Take the opportunity to have a genuine conversation with a local Japanese Person.


The closest station

Ootukyou Station

How to get to the station?

From Ootsukyo Station : 5mins

Free pick up service

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

Exact location provided after booking.