Cooking Class: Mastering Temaki and Tempura

Learn modern sushi-making techniques in this engaging cooking class taught by Chef Jimmy. Create two tantalizing sushi dishes that will make you feel like an expertly-trained sushi chef!

To start the class, you'll learn how to make the perfect hand rolls. You'll make fluffy, sticky sushi rice, fill your rolls with tuna and assorted vegetables, and wrap the temaki in fresh nori. Then you will learn the art of making crispy, crunch tempura using shrimp and sweet potato to make a traditional kakiage.


Hand Rolls

With sushi rice, nori, tuna and assorted vegetables


With shrimp, sweet potato and kakiage (vegetable fritter)

  • Minimum Guests 4
  • Maximum Guests 25
  • Event Duration 2 hours
  • Activity Level
    Activity Level
  • Restrictions Must be 21 years of age or older to attend.
  • LabelsSushi Making, Beginner, Date Night, Fun, Pescatarian

Classpop! Guest Reviews for this experience

Default avatar


28 Mar 2023

Great info on history and technique on cutting, cooking rice and proper ingredients. Had plenty of food to try everything.

Classpop! Guest Reviews for other experiences with Chef Jimmy

Default avatar


06 Dec 2023

Jimmy was an engaging host who put on a great class that I will recommend to others!

Default avatar


03 Dec 2023

Chef Jimmy is great! The class is fun and informative. We learned how to make great pasta and then we get to eat it at the end. It was delicious!

$99 $ 55 Per person

all-inclusive: 2-hour class, meal and taxes.

This class does not have any dates.

View Similar Classes

Give as a gift

Meet your chef

Chef Jimmy
Chef Jimmy Verified chef

After completing military service, Chef Jimmy enrolled in culinary school. Upon completion of his culinary apprenticeship, he earned the title of "certified culinarian" from the American Culinary Federation. He then went on to work at some of the most prestigious properties in the country, including the Ritz Carlton Hotel and the Allison to name a few. He also acted as a culinary instructor at the secondary and post-secondary levels. In 2013, Chef was deemed one of the "Best Chefs in Louisiana" and voted among his chef peers as a "young gun".

Other Cooking Class Experiences you may like

Buy Gift Cards Portland