Shiga Cooking Class
Octopus Dumplings(Takoyaki)



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1.5 hours

Max 4 guests

Market Visiting

Cooking Class Menu

Octopus Dumplings(Takoyaki)

In our class, you can learn how to make Octopus Dumplings(In Japanese, called Takoyaki). Octopus Dumplings is local specialty of Osaka.
First, mix flour, dashi soup and eggs in a bowl to make batter.
Put oil inside cups of grill pan.
Put the mix into the cups until it's full.
Put octopus, red ginger, green onion, and tempura flakes in each holl (you can put anying you like!).
Grill balls, turn with a pick.
Keep turning them over until they are round and brown.
Finally, serve on a plate with sause, mayonaise on balls sprinkle bonite flakes and Aonori on the top.

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.