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Make Japanese mochi with an instructor

Make Japanese mochi with an instructor

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English
This is popular! Over 820 people have booked it.

About your host

I have always been passionate about teaching guests how to make delicious dishes from my Japanese heritage. I come from Fukushima, Japan and learned how to cook traditional Japanese meals and desserts from my mother. I learned how to make mochi many years ago with my friends, and have been making it for more than 20 years. In 2016, my daughter Kaori started Kaori's Kitchen cooking school. …
Yukiko
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What we’ll do

In this fun class, you will learn how to make five different mochi dishes! We will start class by hand-pounding glutinous sweet rice into authentic mochi! Next, you will enjoy a savory mochi soup, and a sweet version: fresh mochi filled with sweet red bean and fresh strawberries! Second, we will make a pink rosewater mochi, followed by matcha mochi, for our third dish. Fourth, we will make…

What else you should know

Please feel free to bring any additional ingredients you would like to fill your mochi with (peanut butter, mango, etc...)! Please bring closed-toed shoes. If you are vegan, please let me know.

What I’ll provide

Food
5 mochi dishes You will make and bring home each of the mochi dishes. All dishes except the ice cream are vegan friendly and gluten-free.

What to bring

Close-toed shoes
an appetite!
extra mochi ingredients if you want!

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Where you'll be

The mochi class is taught by myself or my mom. We will have our class in a residential kitchen in San Leandro, California. The San Francisco Bay Area has been a historic Japanese settlement area since the early 1900s. The beautiful Hayward Japanese garden as well as two Japantowns. Additional mochi shops: Benkyodo (San Francisco), Shuei-Do Manju Shop (San Jose Japantown), and Osakaya (Sacramento)

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Sat, 24th Aug    From 14:00 to 16:00.
$114 per person
5 of 5 spots left
This is popular! Over 820 people have booked it.

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Cancellation policy

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

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

More tips

Please feel free to bring any additional ingredients you would like to fill your mochi with (peanut butter, mango, etc...)! Please bring closed-toed shoes. If you are vegan, please let me know.
Yukiko
cooking class
Make Japanese mochi with an instructor
230 reviews
From $114/person
230 reviews
From $114/person