Why not learn how to brew delicious Japanese tea with Hironobu Sugawara, the owner of “Sugawaraen”? In the workshop, you will enjoy Sendai’s renowned “Date-cha” tea. The tea is made from tea leaves grown in the Kahoku district of Ishinomaki, Miyagi. Where the history of tea cultivation dates back to the time of Sendai’s feudal lord, Date Masamune. Experience Sendai's tea culture while enjoying the taste of “hokugen” tea grown at the most “northern limit” in Japan!
14:00~14:05 Instructor’s greeting and self-introduction
14:05~14:50 Learning about Datecha & Tea tasting (3 types of tea; Datecha (Sencha), Matcha Genmaicha and Hojicha)
14:50~15:00 Commemorative group photo opportunity and fill out feedback forms
15:00 Farewell and finish
3 types of Japanese tea tasting
A small sweet accompanying tea “Ochagashi”
Volunteer English interpreter
Measures to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19
【Request to all participants】
We kindly ask for your cooperation and understanding in adhering to the following requests. Please check them before attending the event.
Before the event
Please refrain from participating in the event if any of the following apply:
If you are physical feeling unwell (e.g., if you have a fever of 37.5 degrees Celsius or higher, cough, sore throat, headache, etc.)
If you have traveled to any country considered to be an “infectious endemic country,” or an area considered to be a “domestic infectious endemic area” (e.g., where there has been a cluster, etc.) within 14 days prior to the event.
If you have been in close contact with a person who has tested positive for COVID-19 within 14 days prior to the event.
On the day of the event
Be sure to measure your temperature at home, and refrain from participating if you have a body temperature of 37.5 degrees Celsius or higher, or if you generally feel unwell.
When moving around the venue, please observe social distancing and take appropriate infection prevention measures.
Doors and windows will be opened for ventilation inside the venue, so please wear clothes that will easily allow you to adjust according to the room temperature.
Please cooperate in wearing a mask, disinfecting hands, proper cough etiquette, etc.
The staff will measure your temperature on arrival. Please note that you will not be allowed to participate if you have a body temperature of 37.5 degrees Celsius or higher.
Please cooperate in wearing a mask, disinfecting hands, cough etiquette, etc.
Please refrain from talking in the venue as much as possible.