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Tasting Master chef's Soba noodles.

Tasting Master chef's Soba noodles.

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I was born in a family with a soba restaurant and mastered my skill at Suginami Yabu Soba, which has been in business in downtown Tokyo since the Edo era almost 200 years ago. I'd like to share the world of soba with people from different cultures. Soba has been kept secret to foreigners until now, unlike ramen and udon. Be one of the first to explore this hidden food culture.
Akira
Akira
Akira
Akira

What we’ll do

Soba—gluten-free buckwheat noodles—is the soul food of Tokyo natives. There is a huge difference in taste between 100% handmade soba and what comes from a factory. I have more than 20 years experience as a soba chef at Yabu Soba, which has been in business for almost two centuries. In my class, I'll demonstrate the craft of making 100% buckwheat noodles which requires extreme skills to make. You…

What else you should know

Note and pen. Camera for recording the procedure. I'll lend you an apron and chef coat.

What I’ll provide

Food
Ingredients and tools If you prefer 100% gluten-free noodles or vegan dipping sauce, I can accommodate you. Please let me know in advance.

What to bring

Note, pen and camera.

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Where you'll be

Nishiazabu is such a convenient location where you can access to anywhere. My kitchen is in the exclusive apartment in a quiet residential area. After the lesson, you can walk to Roppongi or Harajuku area within 15min. To Shibuya, it takes only 5min taxi ride.

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Cancellation policy

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

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

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.

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Note and pen. Camera for recording the procedure. I'll lend you an apron and chef coat.
Akira
cooking class
Tasting Master chef's Soba noodles.
10 reviews
From $143/person
10 reviews
From $143/person