Cooking workshop at the house

Cook alongside Itsuki in one of our houses

The opinion of Japan Experience

Time to relax at table, but also to learn the basis of Japanese family cuisine, knowledge which you will be able take back home with you as a means of continuing the voyage.

Your Travel Angel's plus

Itsuki used to manage the kitchen of a small Japanese restaurant in France for 10 years. She will be able to give you the little hints and tips which make Japanese cuisine so appreciated in the western world.


Activity only available to people renting « Experience Japan » houses and for groups of two people or more

After a fine day's visiting, you will find Itsuki at the closest grocery shop to where you are staying and she will help you choose the fresh products* which will adorn your table.

Then when you arrive back at the house, while dinner is being prepared, whe will teach you the basis of katei ryori, simple and balanced family cuisine which can be found on most tables in the evening in Japanese households.

Finally over the conviviality of the meal, you will be able to learn much more about the tastes of Japanese people by evoking, for example, memories of childhood food or perhaps the solid and still living tradition of bento… 

* You are responsible for paying for fresh products (vegetables, meat and fish (cost between 500 - 900 yen per person).
We will provide the rice, les condiments and other basic products.


Itsuki will wait for you at the chosen grocery shop according to where your rented house is located.
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