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Hands-On Wagashi Workshop at Asia Society

Wagashi Master’s Workshop Friday, June 14 from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Asia Society – 725 Park Avenue at 70th Street Admission: $600/$500 members Asia Society is hosting a special day of wagashi, or traditional Japanese sweets featuring Junichi Mitsubori, a third-generation wagashi artisan from Yokosuka City, Kanagawa. For the first time in the United States, Mitsubori will be teaching a hands-on wagashi workshop where … Continue reading Hands-On Wagashi Workshop at Asia Society
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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 … Continue reading Learn about the New Art of Wagashi