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Make your original blending Japanese Tea

workshop

Make your original blending Japanese Tea

12 reviews
Paused until 14 June. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 3 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Spanish
workshop

Make your original blending Japanese Tea

workshop

Make your original blending Japanese Tea

12 reviews
Paused until 14 June. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 3 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Spanish

What you'll do

Would you like to try making your original blend Japanese tea by your own? The unique Japanese tea experience is not only the tasting but also you can try awesome tea blending work at our Tea store! (You can bring back to home the 100 g of your original Blended Genmaicha or Sencha ) 【Special Japanese Tea Workshop】 Enjoy Today's our Welcome Tea for you ! ① Introduction of Japanese Tea Learn about histrical tea culture in Japan and the journey of tea leaves from Tea plantation to cup. ② Tea Cupping Tasting and observtion of each tea to distinguish the differences of various Sencha green tea are cultivated from different regions in Japan. You will be surprised by the difference between teas for the unique aspects of each Senchas. ③ Hands-on practice! Prepare a perfect cup of Japanese Tea! Using a Kyusu teapot, learn how to prepare Japanese tea properly in the traditional way. ④ Tea blending time! Let's make your original blending Genmaicha or Sencha Green tea. We show you some tips of Blending technics! ⑤ Tea break. Tasting Matcha from Kyoto and learn tips on etiquette how to drink it with Japanese sweet.

Your host

Learn more about Kayoko

Kayoko

I am a certificated Japanese Tea advisor also named for Japan tea goodwill ambassador in Colombia 2018-2019 by Japanese tea instructor association in Japan. My grandfather established our Japanese tea store SAYAMAEN in Tachikawa/ Tokyo since 1959. I would like to share the tradition Japanese tea culture for all and little Japanese Hospitality heart through a cup of Japanese tea:)

What's included

Food
Japanese sweets.
Drinks
3 types of Sencha green tea from different origins in Japan. And Genmaicha, Hojicha o Kyobancha, Matcha.
Equipment
Tea utensils (Kyusu teapot, cups, etc.) Utensils of tea (kyusu teapot, cups etc)

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Where you'll be

The workshop will take place in our tea shop in Tachikawa / Tokyo. This store located in the local commercial district. The interior of the store is not very large, however it is a tea house where you can comfortably stay and enjoy the local Japanese atmosphere. Tachikawa located 30min by train from Shinjuku.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 3 guests ages 16 and up can attend.

What to bring

There are no belongings but I recommend that you should not eat foods which might content some strong spices before the event, and do not wear perfumes.

More tips

- This tea tasting event is not Tea Ceremony demonstacion (SADO) its more practice as Japanese tea (infusion) is prepared properly.

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Kayoko
Make your original blending Japanese Tea
12 reviews
$46/person
12 reviews
$46/person