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cooking class

Somen(noodles)Slide,Make Mentsuyu!

cooking class

Somen(noodles)Slide,Make Mentsuyu!

Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English
cooking class

Somen(noodles)Slide,Make Mentsuyu!

cooking class

Somen(noodles)Slide,Make Mentsuyu!

Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

●11:30   Meeting place My house ※First,make base Mentsuyu(soup stock for noodles)!I don't use Commercially available Mentsuyu(soup stock for noodles).Next,make four kinds of Mentsuyu . ①common mentsuyu with ginger,green onion ②spicy sesame mentsuyu ③tuna& tomato mayonnaise mentsuyu ④pickled plum mentsuyu with Japanese shiso ※Finally,Boil some somen.   ●12:30   Eat Nagashi Somen and some Japanese foods ※Let's talk about Japanese culture etc...while we have lunch(dinner). ※Nagashi somen is slipping somen(noodles) with water on slide . ※It's the height is 52 cm,the length is 260 cm!Wow! ※You use chopsticks or fork and pick slipping noodles up,dip them to the mentsuyu,eat them. ※You can eat four tastes somen. ※If you have some allergy,please check menu of foods material yourself. ●13:30 Finish. ~I'd like to see you again.~ ※There are many sightseeing spots near here. Skytree,Sensouji (浅草寺)etc… ※You don't need to clean up them after dinner. ※Experience that can only be done here.you can't miss them! ※I have 5 cats. While you are in my home,I keep them are up floor(third floor) and close the door. Of course, I always clean my house but if you have cat allergy and you don't like cats, please you join my tour at your own risk.

Your host

Learn more about Etsuko

Etsuko

Hello Everyone .Welcome to my experience tour!I am a veteran homemaker for 34 year and have food hygiene manager qualifications.My family and I have lived in Asakusa since great grandparents. so people call me Edokko which means people who have lived in Tokyo for more than three generations. Therefore,I'm a specialist of Japanese Edokko foods because I have made many foods for my family every day.I will introduce you some different easy menu each season every day.Let's have party and talk about your like.I have five cats. They were stray cats when they were kittens.If you love them,please make yourself at home like cat cafe(⋈◍>◡<◍)。✧♡.Finally,I am a member of Unicef Monthly Supporter and donate a part of your payment to Unicef and some animal protected team.Thank you for your cooperation.

What's included

Food
Mentsuyu(four flavors Japanese noddle soup) soumen(Japanese summer noodle)
Drinks
Included a glass of drink.
Equipment
We have Nagashi Somen machine,some tableware.You don't need to ready nothing

Where you'll be

My house is in Asakusa and It takes 10-15 minutes on foot from Asakusa station.You can come to Asakusa by The Ginza Line or The Toei Asakusa Line or The Skytree Line or Tsukuba Express.You can easy come to Asakusa.After reservation,I will guide you about detail route.

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 6 guests ages 3 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. I'm learning English now but I can't speak English well yet.I promise,I will do my best for you.I'm looking forward to see you!

Alcohol

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

More tips

If you have some allergic,please check them. I prepare for detail list of them on the day. ~Menu food material ~ ●4 Mentsuyu:①bonito,seaweed, soy sauce ,mirin (sweet sake)②sesame,foods oil,red pepper oil.③Tuna, mayonnaise,tomato,green onion④pickled plum ,Japanese shiso ●Soumen: flour, salt,oil.

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Etsuko
Somen(noodles)Slide,Make Mentsuyu!
New experience
£30/person
New experience
£30/person