【Meeting Location】 JR Ibaraki station (15 min from JR Osaka station, and 20 min from JR Kyoto station). 【How many minutes from the station to the house】 About 7 min walk. 【Date and Time】Very flexible, if you have any preferable date or time, let me know. In this workshop, you will learn 2 unique Japanese traditional cultures, "Japanese Sweet Making" and "Tea Ceremony" on tatami mats. First let's enjoy molding soft dough made of rice flour, and white bean paste into something seasonable!! And then we'll move to tea ceremony. First Terumi will explain the history of tea ceremony, how to whisk matcha. And next is your turn!! Please try making another bowl of matcha by yourself using the tea tools. with Terumi's instruction. If you have difficulties in getting down on your knees, we have chairs. You may also see Terumi's Home Page (fulldining.jp) for more detailed information of Terumi if you wish. If you think about breakfast or lunch, there is a food court, or restaurants (if you wish to eat Japanese beef, there is one I can recommend to go.) 1 min from the house.
Japanese soft sweet ingredients and dry confectionery
All equipments for Japanese soft sweet making and tea ceremony. Recipe package for Japanese soft sweet to go home.
This workshop will be held in Terumi's tea house. The tea house is located near JR Ibaraki station(10 min on foot) which is 13 min from JR Osaka station by rapid train. The rapid and local trains depart from platforms 7 or 8 at Osaka station. And which 20 min from JR Kyoto station by rapid train. The rapid and local trains depart from platforms 4 or 5 at Kyoto station.
If you have difficulties in getting down on your knees, you can use a tatami chair. So please feel easy to join this workshop.
Tea ceremony & Japanese sweet experience