Experience Auckland through a Japanese palate. Guided by a genuine Japanese Chef, you will explore restaurants serving authentic Japanese fare and learn how and what to order depending on their specialty.
There are great story telling opportunities as we understand why cuisine is so important to these Japanese New Zealanders.
Capture the essence of both modern & traditional Japanese life and the close links between New Zealand & Japanese by shopping for your own ingredients to finish the day with a Sushi making Master-class guided by your personal Japanese chef.
Transported into your Japanese Foodie Immersion
You’ll be collected at your school to be ‘transported’ into your Japanese Foodie immersion. Guided by our Japanese team our first stop is to order and eat “The Worlds Best Cream Puffs from Japan".
Green Tea Paradise
Next we head to Green Tea paradise again, learning how to order in Japanese at Tsujiri’s
Meet your private chef for Grocery Shopping
We’ll meet your private Japanese chef for a grocery shopping experience on what to choose, grab a few treats and check-out in Japanese. We’ll need to grab the key ingredients for the master-class to follow.
Now we have had a taste from the professionals and time to chat and discuss your tastes, its time for us to create our own Sushi, under the guidance of your Japanese chef. You’ll discover that right here in Auckland are the opportunities to source authentic grocery items to combine with NZ produce.
We’ll head to cooking school kitchen where you’ll be instructed by your Japanese chef and enjoy a laugh while you create your own Japanese meal to reflect on a full days Japan foodie immersion.
Students have learnt a lot about Japanese language through their foodie experience. Along with appreciating the amazing flavours of Japan. Students are transported back to school.