What you'll do
Learn how to make authentic Kanazawa meals inspired by seasonal ingredients picked up at Omicho Market. Omicho market is a large outdoor fish and produce market, and where the locals head to when there are looking for the freshest ingredients. Affectionately known as “Kanazawa’s Kitchen”, this is a lively area located within walking distance from Kanazawa station. Our resident IN KANAZAWA HOUSE cooking expert has created this experience to teach you the wonders of Kanazawa through its unique food culture. You will not only learn how to best enjoy fresh seafood and Kaga vegetables the Kanazawa way, but will be able to do so in a traditional machiya house that is filled with history. Experience this course and learn how to make authentic ‘dashi’ stock, traditional Kanazawa dishes, and more that you can recreate back home. Details of your cooking experience will differ depending on the date, and season. Your cooking experience will consist of either the 1) Tempura Cooking Experience, or 2) Sushi-Making Experience. Please contact our staff for more information
- Passionate cooks
Learn traditional recipes and hear personal stories from local hosts.
- Intimate settings
Share a meal in unique spaces, from private farms to secret rooftops.
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Every experience is reviewed for authentic culinary traditions.
Hi! My name is Naoko! I am a food coordinator in Kanazawa, and I will teach you everything you need to know about Kanazawa food. I used to work in the entertainment industry, but decided to become a cooking teacher 2 years ago. I grew up in this city, and have always had a love for this city’s food culture since I was young. My mother is also a cooking teacher, and taught me everything I need to know about Kanazawa cuisine. Learn about Kanazawa history through delicious recipes, and experience a different side of Japan with me!
Full lunch/Dinner meal Tenpura course or Sashimi course
Kaga Hoji Tea
Cooking utensil. Ingredients
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Where you'll be
The experience will be held in a traditional Kanazawa-style house. This is a large, and spacious wooden building with traditional design and architecture, in addition to a beautiful garden! We renovated this building to not only help preserve Kanazawa history, but to provide guests with an interesting venue to experience Kanazawa culture!
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Things to keep in mind
If requested, the host can accommodate the dietary needs listed. You must let the host know before the experience if you’d like an accommodation.
Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.
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Up to 10 guests ages 6 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. It’s up to each guest to understand the ingredients being used and communicate any allergies or dietary restrictions to the host. Guests should also…
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