wagashi, Japanese sweets, confections, Junichi Mitsubori, Chopsticks NY, Chakura, Japan, NYC

Learn about the New Art of Wagashi

New Art of Wagashi (Japanese Confections)

Thursday, April 26 from 2:30 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.
Thursday, April 26 from 6:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.
(Door opens 30 minutes prior to the starting time)

Chakura – 230 E. 9th Street (between Stuyvesant Street and 2nd Avenue), 3rd Floor

Admission: $50

Chopsticks NY presents a lecture and demonstration on Kado, the ceremony for preparing wagashi, traditional Japanese confections. Kado Grand Master Junichi Mitsubori will describe the artistic and ceremonial style of wagashi-making that he established. While watching his amazing preparation, participants can enjoy learning about the history and future of the practice and the essence of Kado, as well as receive a gift to take home.

For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit Chopstick NY’s Eventbrite page.