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Making a Bamboo Tea Whisk (Chasen) & Japanese Garden

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What to Expect
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".
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