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Cooking class local Japanese food

Fantastic experience to participate in this course. Lovely hosts showed and explained aspects of... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Katja D
via mobile
A wonderful experience in Takayama!

This was not only a great cooking lesson, but also a great tour of Takayama! The morning walk to... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
supermoth
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Traditional Japanese Cooking Experience & Morning Market Tour
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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78 Shimosannomachi, Takayama 506-0841, Gifu Prefecture
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+81 577-32-9263
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic experience to participate in this course. Lovely hosts showed and explained aspects of Japanese cooking. After sampling fresh ingredients from the local market, vi prepared different dishes together in a small group. Very good English explanation were given. Then we all eat our dishes...More

2  Thank Katja D
Reviewed 16 June 2018

This was not only a great cooking lesson, but also a great tour of Takayama! The morning walk to both markets and a couple sake shops with Akane was such a learning experience. She had a lot of stories about Takayama and a lot of...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

We love food and cooking, and have taken classes in Japanese cooking before. This class was excellent; the tour of the morning market provided insight into local foods and seasonal availability, as well as general information about the region which was extremely interesting. Our teacher...More

2  Thank Tina H
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We booked the course only two days in advance and had a great time with Akane and Midori. After the visit of a local Sake brewery they explained a lot of background information about the traditional japanese kitchen. We created our own fabolous dinner and...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

We booked here last minute when we found ourselves with a spare morning in Takayama, and it was the highlight of our stay in the area. The team are very professional and gave us a fantastic introduction to Japanese cooking; we are really looking forward...More

1  Thank Kate H
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We had a fabulous time at Green Cooking School and I would highly recommend as 'not to be missed'. There were two in our party and one could not eat dairy, wheat, eggs or msg. Another in the group was vegetarian. This was no problem...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

One of the highlights of our Japan trip. If you are in/around Takayama do not hesitate to go here. Spent 2.5 hours doing the Bento box lunch which was delicious. The staff that worked here were amazing. Great value. Great way to spend the morning....More

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Reviewed 11 March 2017

I had the pleasure of having a private class with Midori and Akane. They were very thorough in explaining all the ingredients and the processes from preparing to cooking. They were both very engaging and helpful with explaining what could be an alternative if you...More

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GREENCookingStudio, オーナー at GREEN Cooking Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review!! We enjoyed the marvelous time with you, too!! We try to make the cooking lesson as peronal as possible and we are willing to introduce all we can within the short hours with our customers. We hope you are...More

Reviewed 10 January 2017

Beginning with an early morning stroll through the local markets gathering ingredients, GREEN cooking studio provides a fantastic interactive introduction to traditional Japanese food and culture. My family and I thoroughly enjoyed preparing and eating the wide range of dishes that Midori and Sanae, our...More

Thank RuthM3466
GREENCookingStudio, English Speaking Assistant at GREEN Cooking Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review!! We always wish we had a longer time because we have lots and lots more to share! And we truly hope that you will be able to recreate what you have enjoyed cooking back home! Happy Japanese Cooking!!

Reviewed 17 December 2016

Really nice 3-hour start of a day that resulted in tasty lunch to go. We were lucky to be the only ones in the class, so we got all the attention from the "tutor". Would recommend to anyone staying in Takayama or around.

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GREENCookingStudio, English Speaking Assistant at GREEN Cooking Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2017

Thank you for your review!! We are glad you've enjoyed the cooking activity with us. And it was also wonderful to hear your unique Christmas stories!!

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