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Shaving Oboro Kombu

Shaving Oboro Kombu

Duration:1 hour total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Hi! I am Takashi, I have been working in food & beverage industry for all my career. I am passionate about all kinds of cuisine. Especially, Japanese cuisine. I believe that quality foods will provide you health and moments of happiness. Let's enjoy the authentic and traditional Japanese experience together!! Language: Japanese, English, French
Takeuchi
Takeuchi
Takeuchi
Takeuchi

What we’ll do

Shaving Oboro Kombu by yourself!! Duration: 1 hour Oboro Kombu is a type of Kombu or Kelp, marinated in special vinegar and shave them really thin like silk. The vinegar has been passed down over 100 years in our shop and contains enormous amount of "Umami" or savory taste. If you experience this activity, you would be able to feel and understand the culture and the art of Japanese…

What else you should know

There are 2 slots for the activities in a day. First slot is from 11:00 - 12:00 Second slot is from 14:00 - 15:00 We are closed on Wednesdays. Age limit: 10+ years old

What I’ll provide

Food
Oboro Kombu

Where you'll be

The shop you can experience the activity is more than 100 years old and maintains Japanese traditional style architecture. During the experience, a craftsman of Oboro Kombu shaving will teach you how to make Oboro Kombu. Nowadays, only handful numbers of craftsmen of Oboro Kombu exist in Japan due to the industrialization and the change of lifestyle. However, in this activity, you can get to meet them and learn some techniques!!

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

More tips

There are 2 slots for the activities in a day. First slot is from 11:00 - 12:00 Second slot is from 14:00 - 15:00 We are closed on Wednesdays. Age limit: 10+ years old
Takeuchi
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Shaving Oboro Kombu
New experience
From £24/person
New experience
From £24/person