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Classes & Events

March 2020

April 2020



Fukuoka Yame Green Tea Workshop

For the Fukuoka Yame Green Tea Fair, we have invited Keita Ushijima, CEO of Ushijima Tea Company and Certified Green Tea Instructor, to teach you about the history, culture, and quality of the premium Yame Green Teas. Ushijima-san will also show you how to brew various teas at different temperatures. Explore and experience the wonderful world of Japanese green tea!


Green Tea Cocktail Workshop

To celebrate Fukuoka Yame Green Tea Fair, we have invited Ryohei Tashiro, Fukuoka's renowned Green Tea Specialist to introduce the London mixologist and tea connoisseur the wonderful world of Green Tea Cocktails. The workshop will include - - Introduction of different green teas and their grades - How various green teas are brewed in different temperature - Mixing several green tea cocktails - Tasting and pairing Green Tea Cocktails are becoming so popular that there are specialist bars across Japan dedicated to serving tea-only drinks, both alcoholic and mocktails, from tea-infused spirits to inventive mixes shaken to pure green perfection. Learn all about the art of Japanese green tea blending and mixing green tea in this special one-off workshop. Places are extremely limited so book early to avoid disappointment!


Matcha Mille Crepe Workshop

Intricate patisserie techniques will be taught to make a Matcha Mille Crepe in this hands-on workshop. Don't miss this rare opportunity to elevate your cake skills with Suzue Aoyama. Workshop content: Lecture by Suzue Aoyama Each participant will create 1 whole Matcha Mille Crepe to take home What’s Included: Welcome Drink Matcha Mille Crepe whole cake to take home in a box All ingredients and equipment are provided in class *Dairy and Eggs are used in this workshop About the instructor - Suzue Aoyama built the celebrated William Curley brand with her former partner in 2004. Since then, the William Curley brand won several chocolate awards and joined the World-leading association, Relais Desserts. Suzue has been mentored young chef graduates who now are working as successful pastry chefs globally. Suzue also consulted and designed, some product brands for manufactures in the UK and Japan. Some of her designed products are still one of the best sellers in the UK market. Suzue would love to share her love, skill & knowledge of Japanese patisserie to all.


Kids Sushi Rolling Class

Our chef team will give your kids step-by-step instructions on the key to master sushi making. You will make 2 types of sushi rolls and 2 types of temari nigiri to fill a colourful sushi lunch box. This workshop is for children aged 6 to 13 years old. Children under age 9 will need to have the supervision of a parent or guardian. About the Instructor: Kinu Yukawa, a Japanese Culinary Instructor, was raised in the cosmopolitan city of Kobe, Japan. Kinu fostered the basics of cooking at a young age from her grandmother who was a chef. She later trained Japanese cuisine at culinary institutes in Kyoto and Tokyo. Kinu has been teaching Japanese cooking classes at Japan Centre since 2011.


50% Off Delivery on Sake Subscription

Treat yourself to exclusive sake every month by signing up to Japan Centre’s new sake subscription. Save 50% on standard delivery to England, Wales and Parts of Scotland with each order. You'll also have the chance to receive exciting rewards and earn loyalty points when you select the classic sake set.


20% Off Every Third Order on Rice Subscription

At Japan Centre, only sell high quality and well cultivated grains, meaning you will only receive the best of the best with our rice subscription. Receive 20% off the Standard Delivery charge to England, Wales and parts of Scotland, as well as an additional 20% off every 3rd order - this is one service that makes everything a little more efficient and cost effective allowing you to save more money.


30% Off Every Third Order on Tea Subscription

Sign up to Japan Centre Tea Subscription service to have your pick of our delicious and unique Japanese teas. We’ll reward you with a 30% off every 3rd order, so the longer you stay with us - the more money you’ll save. Your teas will also be delivered at 50% off the standard England, Wales and parts of Scotland delivery charge.


Ichiba - New Lower Prices

NEW Lower prices on over 100 items. There is no better time to check out our extensive range of Japanese groceries at NEW lower prices.


Ichiba - Sushi Bar Now Open

Order directly from our expert chef and try the perfect selection of nigiri which you can eat-in or takeaway all washed down with a variety of sake or beer. Pop-by today and enjoy the best way to eat sushi.