Sushi Making Class in a Professional Kitchen Studio (Tokyo)

Organized by Yusuke Kawamoto
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Duration
2.5 hours
Number of Guests
1 - 7 guests
Accessibility
Stroller Accessible, Family-friendly
Language
English
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Pescetarian, Near station
Watch a pro chef specialized in Japanese knives display his impressive cooking techniques, and make sushi rolls and nigiri in a spacious and modern kitchen studio in Tokyo!
Highlights
Prepare nigiri and sushi rolls with a real chef, and enjoy a scrumptious meal with miso soup, tea, and sake tasting
Enjoy cooking in a spacious and modern kitchen studio in central Tokyo!
Watch the chef make tamagoyaki (rolled egg omelet) for you to enjoy!
Easy access: this experience takes place in Nishi-Azabu, a chic restaurant and shopping area , only a short walk from Omotesando Station, near Harajuku and Shibuya!
For each guest that attends this experience, byFood will donate
10 meals
Experience Details
What makes sushi truly good? Perhaps what first comes to mind is fresh fish, crisp seaweed, or fluffy rice seasoned with just the right amount of vinegar, all of which are undoubtedly important. But there’s also a tool involved: a sharp knife to cut sushi toppings precisely, and an expert hand behind it. In this sushi-making class in central Tokyo, you will learn what goes into sushi-making from an expert chef, and learn to make your own nigiri and sushi rolls in a spacious and modern kitchen studio. You’ll also learn an overview of the history of sushi and its cultural significance through interactive activities. Itinerary: -Arrive at the venue, greet your instructor, and watch a short video titled A Day in the Life of a Sushi Chef -Learn an overview of the history of sushi and participate in a mini-quiz -Prepare rice for sushi -Watch the chef use the knife to cut fish and vegetables for sushi toppings -Learn how to use a Japanese knife and cut a portion of tuna -Roll sushi -Grind wasabi -Watch the instructor’s demonstration and make nigiri sushi -Taste your sushi with red miso soup and sake -The class finishes at 13:30 Yusuke Kawamoto, your host, is a renowned knife specialist and a representative master instructor for the Japan Kappodo Association. He started his culinary career as a lecturer for a leading cooking school and later became an independent expert in knife manufacturing. As the flagship instructor for the Japan Kappodo Association, Yusuke organizes seminars and creates educational content while continuing to advance knife techniques. Watch Yusuke fillet horse mackerel into three pieces (sanmai oroshi) and learn from his pro knife skills, then enjoy your tasty sushi lunch with soup, tea, and sake!
Inclusions
Ingredients and utensils for making sushi and rolled egg omelet
A sushi lunch made by you, miso soup, tea, and sake tasting.
English-language interpreting and guidance
A rental kappogi apron for cooking
Exclusions
Transportation to and from the venue
Meeting Point and Meeting Time
Go directly to the venue, located about 9 min walk from Omotesando Station (A5 Exit). More detailed information and a Google Maps link will be provided upon booking. The meeting time will be 10:45.
Remarks
The host cannot accommodate guests with food allergies by replacing ingredients or using different utensils.
Children aged 6 to 11 are not allowed to use Japanese knives, so the host will prepare the ingredients for them in advance. Please inform the host of the number of participants under 18 years old.
Children under 6 years of age can participate for free, but they will not be served any food.
Please note that the meeting time is 10:45, and the experience starts at 11:00.
Solo guests interested in participating in this experience can inquire directly with us.
A private class can be arranged upon inquiry on your preferred date for ¥55,000 per group (one or more guests). There is an additional fee of ¥18,700 per person for groups of 3 or more guests.
Please note that your booking might become canceled if the minimum participant number set for this experience is not reached. You will be notified if that is the case.
Cancellation Policy
Cancel your booking at least 1 week before the experience start time to receive a full refund minus a 3.2% transaction fee.
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Over 14 million residents call Tokyo home. Functioning as Japan's economic and cultural center, it's no surprise the metropolis often appears at the top of travelers' bucket lists. Here, you can find everything from traditional tea houses to futuristic skyscrapers.
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Earliest available date: June 23, 2024
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For each guest that attends this experience, byFood will donate
10 meals