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Monday, July 11

Tuesday, July 12

Thursday, July 14

10:30 am - 5:30 pm each day

Taste of Culture’s 3-Day Intensive Workshop is a fast-paced, in-depth, hands-on program. Workshops are scheduled so that the first two days are consecutive, each with an extended kitchen session followed by a short market tour. Students are encouraged to spend their “open” day in independent activity-study, possibly a restaurant experience or other field trip. The final day is spent entirely in A Taste of Culture’s kitchen.



Class runs from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm
Saturday, June 11


Noodle Cookery


Saturday, July 23

Class is from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm




Saturday, August 6

Class is from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm
Private Market Tours

with Shinji & Yukari SAKAMOTO

Chef, sommelier, shochu advisor and FOOD SAKE TOKYO author, Yukari Sakamoto offers a variety of tour options with her (fishmonger) husband, Shinji including tours of Tsukiji, depachika and private sashimi classes. Want to know more? Visit their site.

photo credit:© Takuya Suzuki

GENERAL CANCELLATION POLICY: Should A Taste of Culture need to cancel any or all segments of a program, every effort will be made to re-schedule sessions at a mutually convenient time. If that is not possible, a full refund will be made promptly for sessions canceled by A Taste of Culture.

If an individual or group is unable to attend A Taste of Culture program for which they have already enrolled, that person or group may designate a substitute for him/her/them. No additional fees are charged to the participant (substitute attendee). Any financial arrangements made between the original participant and his/her/their substitute is at the discretion of the person originally enrolled. All requests to have a substitute attend a program, however, must be received by phone or e-mail at least 24 hours prior to the scheduled class meeting. When making such a request, please provide the full name and (local, Tokyo) contact phone number and e-mail address of each person who will be taking the place of the originally enrolled individual or group.

LIMITATIONS on LIABILITY: Every possible precaution is taken to ensure your personal safety and the safety of those in your group. However, registration for, and attendance at, all programs is subject to the following condition: the director and staff of A TASTE OF CULTURE, are released from, and specifically disclaim, all responsibilities for injuries or illness incurred traveling to and from sessions, during sessions, or resulting from food prepared at, or according to recipes distributed during, cooking & tasting sessions, market tours or other field trips, including restaurant meals.

NOTE: Tuition fees for cooking workshops, market tours and other field trips conducted by A Taste of Culture do NOT INCLUDE food & beverage not specifically mentioned in the program description. Tuition does NOT include the cost of local transportation. Any purchases made by participants during class, market tours or field trips are at the discretion of each participant. Participants in all programs are responsible for making arrangements for, and making payment for, their airfare, lodgings, and transportation to/from/within Japan. Participants are also responsible for obtaining and paying for any travel/trip/health insurance coverage they would like to have.