Cooking Class: Cook the Best of Japanese Cuisine

Discover the flavorful secrets behind five classic Japanese dishes in this hands-on cooking class with Chef Derrick. You'll master appetizers, entrées and dessert featuring authentic Japanese flavors and easy-to-master culinary techniques.

Start off by mastering miso soup before whipping up a mouthwateringly tender beef teriyaki served over Japanese fried rice. Become a pro at frying shrimp and vegetables tempura style before wrapping up this restaurant-worthy meal with elegant Japanese coffee jelly.


Miso Soup

With dashi powder, tofu, sweet potatoes and wakame seaweed

Beef Teriyaki and Japanese Fried Rice

With soy sauce, mirin, sugar and rice

Shrimp and Vegetable Tempura

With soy sauce, mirin, sugar and traditional dipping sauce

Japanese Coffee Jelly

With espresso, gelatine and heavy cream

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 14
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Activity Level
    Activity Level
  • LabelsGroup, Beginner, Date Night, Asian, Japanese

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31 Aug 2023

We enjoyed his patience during the session!

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19 Aug 2023

Chef Derrick was funny, informative, and makes everyone in the group feel included and welcomed. Techniques were spot on and I did not realize how hard it was to make pasta. Definitely have a new-found appreciation for hand-made pasta.

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06 Aug 2023

Chef Derrick was AWESOME. The pesto was so fresh and the pasta was amazing! Chef Derrick was so informative and made the class so fun!

$ 119 Per person

all-inclusive: 3-hour class, meal and taxes.

This class does not have any dates.

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Over the past 30 years, Chef Derrick has built an admirable career in the culinary arts. His time in the kitchen has taken him from Philippines to California in roles ranging from line cook to head chef. Much of his experience occurred in the hospitality industry, which provided him a keen service-oriented skill set. With so much to offer his guests, Chef Derrick is ready to help you taste the good life.

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