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All About Koicha - Omotesenke Tea Workshop

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Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

6688 Southoaks Crescent

Burnaby, BC V5E 4M7

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This Omotesenke Tea Ceremony Workshop is half lecture and half hands-on. Each theme explores a different aspect of the arts, culture, and history of tea ceremony.

Beginners welcome. Ages 15+. Please bring a pair of white socks. Do not wear jeans or miniskirts. Location: Nikkei Centre tatami room (second floor).

December's topic: All About Koicha - “Thick tea” Matcha

Koicha, literally “thick tea,” is the main feature of a private, formal tea gathering, or chaji. It is prepared much stronger than regular matcha (usucha) and is usually shared among the guests. Only the highest grades of tea made from the very first budding leaves of the tea plant are used in the preparation of koicha since any bitterness of the lower-grade teas is heightened when prepared in this way. For the December workshop, we will sample high-grade koicha tea and learn about the more formal style of preparation and utensils involved in serving it.

濃茶を楽しむ会

普段いただくことの少ない、最高級抹茶を使用し振舞われる、濃茶について紹介します。12月のワークショップでは濃茶を楽しみながら、濃茶に関する作法、道具等を学びます。

表千家 茶道ワークショップ

様々なテーマと共に芸術や文化、歴史など異なる視点から楽しむ表千家 茶道ワークショプ。

持ち物:白靴下(ジーンズ・ミニスカート不可)場所 :日系センター2F畳ルーム(15歳〜 / 初参加・未経験の方も大歓迎!!)*ワークショッップは英語での開催となります

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Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

6688 Southoaks Crescent

Burnaby, BC V5E 4M7

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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