November is traditionally considered the New Years of Japanese Tea World. Participate as a guest of this auspicious celebration at an exclusive “beginner’s tea gathering”.
Enjoy the atmosphere of a traditional tea house, surrounded by a tranquil garden. Experienced tea practitioners will guide you through basic procedures and explain tearoom etiquette in English.
- Waiting room
Refreshing welcome drink. Enjoy the seasonal sweets. Screening a matcha production video
- Japanese garden
Learn how to use a wash basin to purify yourself, and how to enter the tea room through a “crawl-in door”
- The tea room
Engage with the basic of “The Way of Tea” through the traditional procedure for Matcha preparation
Acquire the basic skills to whisk Matcha by yourself. Open space for questions and experimenting. Experience milling Matcha as in the olden days, using a traditional manual stone mill
Please bring a mask. We might ask you to wear a mask indoor. Please follow the instruction from the staff on the day. Thank you for your cooperation.
Saturday, November 19th, 2022
The 1st session: 10:00 to 12:00
The 2nd session: 13:30 to 15:30
*Please arrive 10 minutes earlier.
Westside of Koromonotana, North of Sanjo, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto
A five-minute walk from subway station Karasuma Oike (K08, T13)
4,000 yen per person
* Special gift for those who wear Kimono
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