Japanese Tea Tasting Workshop
Learn how to brew delicious Japanese tea while enjoying Sendai’s renowned “Date-cha” tea.
Please check the homepage for details.
Approximately 60 minutes
Number of Participants
13:40~14:00 Check-in and reception at Mitakisan Fudoin Temple 2F Tatami Room
14:00~14:05 Instructor’s greeting and self-introduction
14:05~14:50 Learning about Datecha & Tea tasting (3 types of tea; Datecha (Sencha), Matcha Genmaicha and Hojicha)
14:50~15:00 Commemorative group photo opportunity and fill out feedback forms
15:00 Farewell and finish
Why not learn how to brew delicious Japanese tea with Hironobu Sugawara, the owner of “Sugawaraen”? In the workshop, you will enjoy Sendai’s renowned “Date-cha” tea. The tea is made from tea leaves grown in the Kahoku district of Ishinomaki, Miyagi. And the history of tea cultivation dates back to the time of Sendai’s feudal lord, Date Masamune. Let's experience Sendai's tea culture while enjoying the taste of “hokugen” tea grown at the most “northern limit” in Japan!
|Experience Program Name||Japanese Tea Tasting Workshop|
|Activity Location||Mitakisan Fudoin Temple 2F Tatami Room|
|Operator Name||SENDAI Tourist Information Desk|
|Time Required||Approximately 60 minutes|
|Operation Period||Please check the homepage for details.|
|Start Time||Start from appointment time. The staff will guide you.|
|Minimum number of participants||2people|
|Maximum number of participants||6people|
|Reservation Deadline||1 days before by 12:00|
|About suspension of the activity||*Note that if the minimum number of participants is not reached the event will be cancelled and money refunded |
*The event may be cancelled due to changes in regulations regarding the spread of COVID-19. In the case of cancellation, the participation fee will be refunded in full.
|What is included in the price||3 types of Japanese tea tasting|
A small sweet accompanying tea “Ochagashi”
Volunteer English interpreter
|Method of Payment||Pay in advance by credit card.|
|Cancellation Policy||After applying, cancellation will be 100% of the participation fee.|
|Meeting Spot||Mitakisan Fudoin Temple 2F, 2-5-7, Chuo, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980-0021 |
|Access||3-minute walk from Hirosedori Subway Station.|
8-minute walk from JR Sendai Station.
|About Guides and Tours||Explanation by staff.|
|About multi-lingual support||Japanese／English|
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