Visit a Japanese home and participate in two different activities for a real Japanese experience. You will practice the art of Shodo calligraphy, and have a traditional lunch.
What to Expect
Learn about the different aspects of Japanese culture in the comfort of a local home in Tokyo, Japan. During this experience, you'll learn the techniques used in Japanese cooking in a Japanese style home kitchen and savor tastes of a traditional Japanese dish of your choice. In this cultural experience, you'll also learn the art of Shodo (traditional writing of Kanji/ Hiragana/ Katakana) with an authentic calligraphy brush.You can get your work as a gift after you write your favorite letter on a fancy paper.
The tour supplier accepts requests for menus per group, not individually.
Tempura deep fry + side dishes
Assorted Tempura－Shrimp, squid, eggplant, green pepper, sweet potato, carrot, onion, burdock,Lotus root, perilla, shallot, the mixture of potato and Chinese chive, etc.
Sushi roll + side dishes
Sushi roll – vinegar rice, seaweed, tuna fillet, salmon, salmon roe, shrimp, rolled omelette, avocado, cream cheese, cucumber, gourd ribbon, shiso leaves, etc.
Gyoza dumplings & side dishes
Baked dumplings with minced pork and vegetables－minced pork, Chinese chives, cabbage, Chinese cabbage, scallion, ginger, garlic, shiso leaves, etc.
Okonomiyaki pancake + Yakisoba + side dishes
Japanese style pancake – flour, egg, thin sliced pork belly, squid, cabbage, scallions, chopped ginger, cheese, rice cake, fried noodle,etc.
- Shodo calligraphy experience
- Lunch and sake
- Handout of cooking recipe
Know Before You Go
• Please make it known in advance if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies
• 5 to 6 kinds of side dishes will be arranged
• Possibility of schedule modification