Kyoto: Authentic Japanese Art Sushi Roll Lesson

Kyoto: Authentic Japanese Art Sushi Roll Lesson

From US$ 57.78 per person

Learn how to make Kazarimaki (the art sushi roll), one of the special ways to make sushi rolls. Crafted with special styles, you can make sushi rolls in a beautiful flower pattern or with a very traditional Japanese look.

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Duration 1 hour
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English, Japanese
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Learn the history of sushi rolls from local experts
  • Make beautiful sushi rolls that cannot be found in restaurants
  • Take away the skills to make the recipe again at home
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Make sushi rolls that look like a beautiful flower during this fun and crafty lesson with local experts. Made using rice vinegar, sugar, sesame, ginger, vegetables, and nori (seaweed), you will learn about the essential history and trivia of sushi rolls. Wear a beautiful komono and enjoy fresh Japanese tea and water during the class. Japanese sushi rolls were first created between 1750 and 1776 during the Edo period (1603-1868) when the popular culture blossomed. At that time, sushi made using sake and vinegar spread and a wide variety of foods became popular. In the early 1800s, sushi that could be made quickly using vinegar became mainstream. In the Showa period, sushi rolls began to made in a more complicated pattern. Using special recipes and ingredients, you will acquire the skills to continue making beautiful sushi rolls at home.
  • Japanese tea and water
  • Kimono during the class
  • Original recipe booklet
  • Certification from SAKURA
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 4 years
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • You must fill out a travel information form
    • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    さくら日本文化体験 SAKURA Experience Japanese Culture 3min from Kyoto subway line [karasumaoike]station by walk 8min from Hankyu line[Shijo]station by walk 1min from Kyoto city bus[Shinmachioike]station by walk 10min from JR kyoto station by taxi

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    • The building is accessible to wheelchairs and baby strollers
    • In order to make the ornate patterns, natural edible pigments are used for the purpose of coloring the rice
    • Video recording is not allowed
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    Product ID: 292735