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cooking class

Home-Style Cooking in a Country House

cooking class

Home-Style Cooking in a Country House

Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Food, Drinks
Hosted in
English
cooking class

Home-Style Cooking in a Country House

cooking class

Home-Style Cooking in a Country House

Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Food, Drinks
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Meet up in JR Karuizawa station at 11:10 am and take a cab to the kitchen about 5 min. Start from a lecture regarding Japanese seasonings, such as soy and fermented food, such as soy sauce, sake and miso to understand more about Japanese food. You will learn seasonal ingredients and food related to yearly traditional event. The cooking session is all hands on. After chopping the ingredients appropriate size and shape, the participants will mix the sauce using seasonings. At the end part, The participants cook the ingredients and serve in a dishes. There are many little tips to make delicious meal. The cooking class conduct in meal time. A glass of sake which go with the main dish will be served. Enjoy the meal in peaceful dining area. Available for special meal request, such as vegetarian, vegan and gluten free.

Your host

Learn more about Fukuko

Fukuko

I've been teaching Japanese cooking for foreign visitors since 2016. I've been enjoying sharing my knowledge of Japanese food and cooking techniques, moreover, exciting to meet new people from all over the world each time. I lived in the US for 10 years and I graduated cooking school in NYC, disciplined in a French restaurant then attended a graduate school, my major is Food Studies. I've been keen on Food for years. After I got back to Japan, I attended a traditional Japanese cooking class and got a license of sake sommelier. It is more than happy to share my experience to food lovers from over the world.

What's included

Food
New Year's dishes : wagyu roast beef, daikon radish and carrot salad, simmered root vegetables, egg omelets, mochi in dashi…
Drinks
Local brewed sake or local apple juice

Where you'll be

The cooking class is offered in a country house in Karuizawa. Karuizawa area is well known for prominent summer resort. The hose has beautiful moss garden with pine trees. You can see the garden covered with snow from the living room in winter time. It takes 5 min by cab from JR Karuizawa station. You can walk to Kyu karuizawa from the house about 20 min.

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

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 6 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

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    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

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    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Fukuko
Home-Style Cooking in a Country House
New experience
£116/person
New experience
£116/person