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Kyoto Cooking Class, Sake Tasting and Nishiki Food Market Walking Tour

Make a food-lover’s journey through Kyoto, stopping at its best food shops, famous Nishiki Food Market and a sake brewery before finishing with a cooking class during this small-group, 3.5-hour excursion limited to 7 participants. Learn about Japanese ingredients at Kyoto’s top market, check out the city’s lesser known food shops and stop by a sake brewery for a tasting. End your food experience with a 1.5-hour cooking class making sushi, soup and salad. This small-group excursion also includes admission and tasting at the sake brewery.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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Osaka Cooking Class

Discover the culinary traditions of Japan in Osaka, one of Japan’s best food cities, during this small-group cooking lesson. Learn the preparation methods for popular Japanese dishes including green tea, takoyaki (fried balls of wheat flour and octopus), okonomiyaki (savoury pancakes), and miso soup. You'll expand your Japanese cuisine knowledge, and best of all, you get to eat your creations when you’re finished. This small-group course, limited to just eight participants, also includes a guide, a cooking instructor, and an optional sake and beer tasting.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Ramen Cooking Class at Ramen Factory in Kyoto with Japanese Souvenir

Ramen is one of Japan’s most popular dishes—a noodle and broth soup, topped with various meat or vegetable combinations. On this tour, learn how to make ramen from scratch at a local ramen factory, including making the noodles, mixing the soup, and adding the toppings. Finish by enjoying your delicious bowl of home-cooked ramen. The factory is also Halal-certified and vegetarian and vegan options are available on request.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Kyoto Sushi-Making Class

Become a sushi chef for the day, and then enjoy your creations for dinner, during this small-group, 90 minute sushi-making lesson with instructor in Kyoto. Join your professional instructor inside a traditional Japanese townhouse as you immerse yourself in the techniques for 'makizushi,' a rolled form of sushi made with dried seaweed. After a short demo, try your hand at making this uniquely Japanese cuisine, using your choice of ingredients. This small group class, limited to no more than 7 guests, also includes an English-speaking guide to help with translation.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Japanese sweets making and Tea Ceremony in Osaka

Take part in a traditional Japanese tea ceremony in Osaka, the birthplace of the tradition. During the hands-on experience, you’ll be able to wear a kimono-style chef jacket and learn the proper etiquette and symbolism of the ceremony. Prepare matcha tea, along with traditional Japanese confections called wagashi, which are made from mochi, anko (red bean paste), and fruits.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Bento Box Cooking Class

Learn to create your own bento box, the iconic (and tasty) convenience meal enjoyed daily by millions of Japanese, during this 3- to 3.5-hour cooking class in Kyoto. Uncover the origins of this uniquely-Japanese foodstuff, and watch master chefs as they demonstrate key cooking techniques, before learning to make your own. Finish your course by enjoying your handmade bento box which may includes items like an egg roll, pickled vegetables, rice, breaded chicken and miso soup. Your course also includes use of an apron, an instructor and all ingredients.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Izakaya Style Cooking Class

Discover the culture behind ‘Izakaya’ Japanese dining which is similar to pub food in the other countries during a 3 to 3.5-hour cooking class with dinner in Kyoto. Learn five or six of the popular home dishes during a session with a master chef before preparing and eating your own izakaya-style creations. It’s the perfect chance to explore the country’s cuisine beyond the typical sushi and teriyaki offerings. Your izakaya cooking session also includes all ingredients, an instructor and an apron.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Tea ceremony with a Tea master and Kimono fitting

In this program, you can try making a cup of tea under an instructor’s guidance as well as learn a wide range of Japanese culture including tea room and tea tools, along with the history of the Way of Tea. Also this program features a tea ceremony experience in kimono.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$71.00
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Authentic Seasonal Japanese Home Cooking Lesson with a Charming Local in Kyoto

When traveling abroad, there is no other experience like sitting down for a meal with a local. Michiyo opens her Kyoto home to visitors to cook a meal and share conversation. Enjoy learning to make authentic Japanese cuisine, from dashi (fish broth) to chirashi sushi with your Kyoto native host. Enjoy sitting down together to for a meal with paired alcoholic drinks to accent your delicious food.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Kyoto Ramen Cooking Experience

Learn to prepare delicious and healthy miso ramen in the heart of Japan's ancient capital! Under the expert guidance of a multilingual Japanese chef, you will use hand forged Japanese knives and traditional tools to create hand-made noodles in a miso ramen soup with pork, egg, green onion and local vegetables. You will pair the main dish with juicy ginger chicken and a spicy cucumber salad and enjoy your creations together with a handmade cocktail (included). This class is hands on, fun and completely delicious!
  • Duration: 150 to 180 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 150 to 180 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$61.00
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Origami [Japanese traditional paper folding]class in Kyoto

Learn the traditional Japanese paper craft of origami in the friendly atmosphere of Kyoto! Create tiny paper cranes, seasonal flowers and more, with help from your expert instructor. You can take it away your own Origami and our original booklet with how-to-make!
  • Duration: 45 minutes
  • Duration: 45 minutes
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Authentic SUSHI Course Cooking Class

Making sushi is a skill that is difficult to master alone. Get a hands-on experience under the guidance of an expert in this class at an Osaka restaurant. In a small group of no more than 14 participants, learn how to make sushi, as well as other typical Japanese dishes including miso soup and yakitori chicken.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Kyoto Cooking Class

Combine Kyoto cuisine with Imperial history during this 1.5-hour cooking class. Led by a food-loving local, the class is set in one of Kyoto’s age-old wooden houses and includes the meal — after you’ve cooked it, of course. Choose to create an ‘obanzai’ vegetarian meal or a teriyaki chicken dish with soup and salad. This experience runs with just six people for an intimate and authentic experience.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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PRIVATE Kimono Tea ceremony in Osaka

This is a private kimono tea ceremony session.Traditional tea ceremony Drinking green tea and eating Japanese sweetsWearing a Kimono (You can choose Yukata as well in the summer season)The best cultural experience with the combination of kimono, meditation, harmony, matcha and Japanese sweetsYou will make a green tea (Matcha) in an ancient style Japanese tea ceremony room wearing Kimono. We are the only facility in Osaka to provide tea ceremony services on a daily basis. We are the highest ranked tea ceremony facility in Osaka. We accept walk-ins but it is better to reserve online if you don’t like to wait. In this workshop, a qualified instructor will walk you through step by step of traditional tea ceremony. Instead of sitting on the floor, we also give you an option to do the tea ceremony performed by sitting on a chair (It is called Ryurei-shiki in Japanese). Please mention the number of people who will need chairs when booking. You will see a box titled “order notes.”
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Master Sake Basics in 60 mi. -Sake School Osaka-

Sake is a traditional culture that Japan boasts in recent years that has attracted great attention worldwide. This activity is intended mainly for foreigners, and provides an opportunity to receive sake courses in English. In one hour, you will gain the knowledge that sake will be a more enjoyable drink than ever before. The instructor is a sake sommelier who is a sommelier of sake, who has worked in the sake store and has been elected as an expert to communicate sake in English to the government-run cultural exchange mission "Walk in US, Talk on Japan". You We perform pairing with snacks while tasting six kinds of sake by each type. Participants will learn about the history of sake, how to taste, how to brew, and specific names (classification of liquor). At the end there are video watching and quizzes. This is a small class and interactively conducted in response to questions from participants.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
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Japanese local breakfast cooking course in the center of Kyoto

Japanese people starts the morning with a nutritious breakfast.In this course, you will learn how to prepare a traditional Japanese breakfast.You will also learn what foods which are served in the morning usually.How about waking up a bit early and starting your day with a delicious Japanese breakfast?*Please NoticeThis course starts only at 8:00 in the morning.IncludingGrilled salted fish(Depends on the season)Miso soupTamagoyaki(Japanese sweet rolled omelette)Seasonal side dishNoriRiceJapanese tea or bottled water
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Market Visit, Tofu Tour and Japanese Cooking Class with a Local in Kyoto

Wander through a busy supermarket in Kyoto with your host who will explain the local products such as fresh fruits and vegetables and Japanese spices. Following that, head to a tofu shop for a cooking lesson. During the hands-on class, learn how tofu is made from soybeans and the variety of items that can be made from it. The freshly prepared meal may include dishes such as chirashi sushi (a popular way to serve sushi at home), miso soup, teriyaki of fatty buri (yellowtail) fish, and tofu dishes.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Japanese traditional breakfast for early birds

Learn to prepare a traditional Japanese breakfast during a 2-hour cooking class in the morning. Your chef-instructor leads you through the steps of making a breakfast that might includes items such as miso soup, Japanese omelet, pickled vegetable, a seasonal dish, and Japanese tea with a light sweet. Top off your class with a meal of the food that you helped to create.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$37.00
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Tea Ceremony in Kimono with licenced teacher

Are you searching [REAL] tea ceremony place?There are many places in Kyoto,but almost places does NOT have licensed teacher.We are certificated by Kyoto tourism Assosiation.Our licensed teacher teaches you Japanese traditional tea ceremony in correct way.Of course,our teacher can provides you various answers that you want to ask.Also you don't need to sit straight on Tatami mat in our tea ceremony,so it is very comfortable for everyone even for kids and elderly people.We are preparing the course which can enjoy powdered green tea easily also at home. Please contact us freely for reservation and an inquiry.
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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110-year Kyoto Town House Experience Class Kyoto Izumo, Sushi Workshop

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  • Duration: 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$47.00
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Learn How to Make Sushi! - Kyoto School

Sushi is a staple of Japanese cuisine and enjoyed all around the world, but there’s nowhere better to try it than Japan. On this tour, learn the secrets of making sushi with a class at the Umemori Sushi School in Kyoto and get hands-on as you cook the shari (rice), grill the seaweed, and practice rolling maki (sushi rolls). Create an array of delicious sushi, which you can enjoy with traditional udon noodles, or upgrade and learn to make dashi rolls and tempura too.
  • Duration: 90 to 240 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 90 to 240 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Market Visit Cooking Lesson and Meal with A Kyoto Local

This one-of-a-kind cooking workshop covers the savory art of Japanese home fare. Choose from three different pre-planned menus and master the basics of meal preparation, with insider tips that you can use back home. Top off hands-on lessons with a hearty lunch, cooked from scratch during the class. Workshops end with a behind-the-scenes tour of 400-year-old Nishiki Market.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Well-balanced BENTO (lunch box) Cooking Class

Create your own bento box lunch during a Japanese cooking class in Osaka. Taking place at the popular Sakura Cook restaurant, the small-group cooking experience shows you how to make up to seven classic dishes that are often made in Japanese homes. You’ll learn how to marinate, cook, and then pack your meal before eating your creations at the end.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Japanese In-Home Cooking Lesson and Meal with a Culinary Expert in Osaka

Learn how to cook five different quintessential Japanese dishes during this hands-on gastronomy lesson, in the private home of an Osaka local. Discover the role of key ingredients like seaweed and dried fish and watch a live demonstration before rolling up your sleeves and tackling recipes on your own. Then, enjoy your freshly prepared meal together, topped off with a bowl of green tea ice cream.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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