Tea whisks which are made of a single piece of bamboo are essential to create frothy matcha tea in Sado. Amazingly all processes are finely crafted by hand with professional skills. Tango Tanimura is a head of the 20th generation of the Tanimura family who produced tea whisks for over 500 years in Takayama, Nara prefecture.
10:30 Meet at Hyakurakusou main building
90 min : Tea Whisks Experience
- Explanation of tea whisks
- Watching demonstration
- Trying the last step of making a tea whisk by yourself
- Question time
30 min : Free garden walk without a guide
12:30 The program ends at Hyakurakusou
*Please note that time and tour schedule may vary without prior notice depending on local conditions.
*If you want to book lunch after the program at Hyakurakusou, please refer to the "Attention".