Japanese Seven Spice Blend Making Lesson in Kyoto
Make shichimi,a traditional Japanese spice blend,by mixing the 7 ingredients to your tastes. Keep your spices in a traditional seasoning container made of bamboo for a touch of Kyoto wherever you are.
- We do not charge any cancellation fees, but please be sure to let us know beforehand if you wish to cancel the activity.
|Adult/Child (Age 6 & Up)||$27|
- Traditional handicraft activity fee
- English-speaking assistant
- Japanese-speaking instructor
Min/Max Quantity To Book
- Max Qty: 100 (Maximum tickets can be booked)
- 10:30, 11:00, 14:30, 16:00
- 0 (hrs)
Check In/Pickup Location Details
*10-minute walk from Keihan Main Line Jingu Marutamachi Station
*15-minute walk from Subway Tozai Line Higashiyama Station
*Please note that there are also ‘Marutamachi Station’ on Kyoto Municipal Subway.
By Municipal Bus
*From JR, Kintetsu, Subway Kyoto Station
About 30-minute ride from D2 platform in the bus terminal in front of Kyoto Station on Bus No.206 bound for ‘Higashiyamadori Kitaoji Bus Terminal,’ get off at ‘Kumanojinjamae.’ 3-minute walk from the bus stop.
No. 31 bound for Higashiyamadori, Takano, Iwakura
No. 201 bound for Gion, Hyakumanben
No. 203 bound for Gion, Kinrinshako
Get off at ‘Kumanojinjamae.’ 3-minute walk from the bus stop.
If you come by your own car
*About 20 minutes from Meishin Expressway ‘Kyotohigashi IC’
*About 30 minutes from Meishin Expressway ‘Kyotominami IC’
*About 20 minutes from Hanshin Expressway Kyoto Line ‘Kamogawahigashi IC’
*We have a parking area for 8 vehicles in the basement floor.
*Height limitation: up to 1.6 m
*Please request at the information desk at the 1st floor of the west building, where you can receive parking permit.
*Please understand that we ask you to park your car at a parking area nearby (unaffiliated,) if your car is higher than 1.6 m, or our parking area is fully occupied.
- Elementary school students and above can participate in this activity.
- The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
|Japanese Seven Spice Blend Making Lesson in Kyoto|
Meet at Kyoto Handicraft Center
Seven Spice Blending Lesson
Blend the 7 ingredients including cayenne pepper powder, Japanese pepper, sesame , hemp seed, dried citrus peel, green laver, and green perilla to make your original seven flavored spice mix
You can taste your spices by putting it into soup, then adjust the flavor. For example, you can make a blend which is not so hot, but has a rich flavor, if you do not like hot food. You can use the spices not only for soba and udon but also for many other dishes.
You can also take a table seasoning container made of bamboo.
Check-out at Kyoto Handicraft Center