Beginners Japanese Cuisine

Join our one day Japanese cookery class based on Atsuko’s cookbook ‘Atsuko’s Japanese Kitchen’. The class includes a signed copy of her cookbook to take home!




Join our one day Japanese cookery class based on Atsuko’s second cookbook ‘Atsuko’s Japanese Kitchen’. With over 15 years of teaching experience, Atsuko takes you on a journey to the truth of Japanese cuisine.

This class is all about celebrating Japanese everyday cooking. You will learn how to prepare the very best home-cooked comfort food recipes from Atsuko’s cookbook.  Atsuko will teach you the simple secrets of Japanese cuisine based on the magic “rule of 5”, how to plan and eat a meal the Japanese way and the essential ingredients and tools you will need to get started. Atsuko will give you plenty of cooking tips throughout the class to help you understand the concept behind Japanese food.

Expect an intensive day as most of popular Japanese dishes will be covered in this class. After the class, you will gain the confidence to cook a full Japanese meal to impress your friends and family!


  • Dashi – making Japanese dashi stock from kombu and katsuobushi
  • Sticky rice (premium “koshihikari” rice from Japan)
  • Onigiri rice ball with condiments
  • Dashimaki tamago (juicy egg roll with daikon tsuyu sauce)
  • Niku jaga (traditional Japanese beef and potato stew with shirataki noodles)
  • Classic miso soup
  • Wakame & cucumber salad with creamy sesame dressing
  • Tori no lime teriyaki (chicken teriyaki with lime) with yuzu kosho
  • Chan chan yaki (salmon fried in miso garlic sauce)
  • Goma ae (green beans with /white sesame seeds sauce)
  • Dressings & Sauces (Ume dressing/Japanitalian dressing/tsuyu sauce)

If you have any dietary requirements, then please let us know in advance. We can prepare alternatives.

The class includes beverages (organic Japanese tea from Clearspring, sake, etc..)  throughout the day, a sit down (or take away) meal and a signed cookbook “Atsuko’s Japanese Kitchen” to take home with you!


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This class is non-refundable and cannot be rescheduled after purchase.
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