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The class will be held when the minimum number of people signup. We may cancel the class if we don’t have enough people. In that case, we will refund the full amount.
We would welcome you contacting us before booking to check on the suitability of ingredients used in the menu if you have any dietary requirements.Otherwise, please inform us of any dietary requests on booking. If we do not get prior notice we cannot amend arrangements.
‘Bento (弁当)’ is the word for Japanese lunch box that is becoming popular worldwide. It is common for students and businessmen to bring bento from home daily in Japan.
‘Charaben’, short for Character Bento, is bento where the food is arranged and decorated to look like popular characters, animals, and etc. It was born from Japanese mothers’ desire to get their picky children to enjoy and eat their lunch.
Onigiri is Japanese rice ball. It can be stuffed with your favorite ingredients. Just like sandwiches in western countries, onigiri is super handy and delicious, and can be prepared at home or bought in specialized shops or convenience stores!
In this lesson, you will learn how to make onigiri using two ingredients, decoration tips and all you need to know about bento making!
You can choose standard style bento or cute charaben.
We will also make at least three side dishes and miso soup from scratch.
There are so many tools and accessories available for you to use in bento making. We can also show you the recommended tools and accessories that you can purchase at 100 yen shop!
* You can get free refills on Japanese sake, beer, wine and soft drink during the lesson :)* Menus are subject to change based on the availability of items in the market.
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Hi! I'm Junko, the owner of JJ Kitchen in Tokyo. Supporting me is my good foodie friend, Eiko.We love to cook, eat, and drink with our friends. We talk nonstop about the foods and drinks we’re interested in, and often enjoy throwing home parties with friends on the weekends. The happy smiles of our guests are the biggest treat for us. We will welcome you to our kitchen with all our hearts :)