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Decorative Japanese Dessert Making Workshop

Learn traditional Japanese confectionery techniques while making super cute sweets.

Operation Period

May 11, 2024

Time Required

About 90 minutes

Number of Participants



2,500 JPY– (tax included)

Learn traditional Japanese confectionery techniques while making super cute sweets.

10:40–11:00 / 13:40–14:00 Check-in and reception at Mitakisan Fudoin Temple 2F Tatami Room
11:00–11:05 / 14:00–14:05 Instructor’s greeting and self-introduction
11:05–12:10 / 14:05–15:10 Decorative Japanese dessert making (One with Musubimaru mascot design and one with Sendai/Miyagi-style design)
12:10–12:30 / 15:10–15:30 Enjoy your own wagashi sweets with tea and fill out feedback forms
12:30 / 15:30 Farewell and finish
*The afternoon session is the same as the morning one.

Experience making traditional Japanese sweets with our instructor Chika Ogasawara. In this workshop, you will have the opportunity to make Japanese sweets in the shape of Sendai and Miyagi’s sightseeing mascot, "Musubimaru", and other designs iconic to Sendai, Miyagi and the Tohoku region. When your masterpieces are ready to eat, you'll enjoy them paired with a cup of Japanese sencha tea produced in Miyagi Prefecture. Let’s try making decorative Japanese sweets in cute and colorful designs!

Experience Program NameDecorative Japanese Dessert Making Workshop
Activity LocationMitakisan Fudoin Temple 2F Tatami Room
Time RequiredAbout 90 minutes
Operation PeriodMay 11, 2024
Start Time①11:00~12:30 ②14:00~15:30
Minimum number of participants5people
Maximum number of participants8people
Reservation Deadline3 days before by 12:00
About suspension of the activity*Note that if the minimum number of participants is not met the event will be cancelled and money refunded.
Decorative Japanese Dessert Making Workshop2,500 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceAll ingredients for 2 wagashi desserts
1 cup of Japanese sencha tea
A recipe in English or Traditional Chinese for making a Musubimaru-shaped wagashi dessert available *For international participants only.
Method of PaymentPay in advance by credit card.
About cancellations and changes*If you wish to make a cancellation, please contact us at 080-2815-8321 or at least 3 days before the workshop. No refunds will be given for no-shows or for cancellations made less than 48 hours before the workshop.
Meeting SpotMitakisan Fudoin Temple 2F, 2-5-7, Chuo, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980-0021
Meeting Time①10:40~11:00 ②13:40~14:00
Access--By Public Transportation--
・3-minute walk from Hirose-dori Subway Station.
・8-minute walk from JR Sendai Station.
Barrier-free AccessNo
About Guides and ToursExplanation by staff.
About multi-lingual supportJapanese/English/Chinese (Traditional)
*For overseas customers, we will provide instructions on how to make Musubimaru-shaped wagashi desserts (in English or Traditional Chinese). Unfortunately, we do not have instructions on how to make traditional Japanese desserts that reflect the atmosphere of the Sendai, Miyagi, and Tohoku regions. Still, we do have an advanced version of the Musubimaru-shape. We will all make it together with the instructor while watching their demonstration. Our staff will also be available to support you as much as possible.