Tea Pairing Event is Coming Soon, Again!!

What a Tasty Collaboration between the Certified Tea Farmer “Ikumimura” & “ABBA RESORTS IZU”!!


A certified tea farmer “Ikumimura” in Shimada city, Shizuoka is going to hold a tea pairing event at the premier and authentic ryokan, Japanese hotel, “ABBA RESORTS IZU (Original Japanese name is Zagyosoh)” in Ito city, Shizuoka. Tea pairing is the beautiful combination between tea and cuisine. It is a brand-new style to enjoy cuisine more with tea by combining tea and dish like wine.


The council for the promotion of “Chagusaba in Shizuoka” had the tea pairing event last year in association with the “Zagyosoh” to celebrate 5th anniversary of designation as the GIAHS site by the FAO. Last year’s Event


Why don’t you enjoy collaboration between teas with a great deal of personality, produced by the certified tea farmer Yasuhiko Saito as the Chagusaba tea farmer and the splendid French foods cooked by the French chef, Shinpei Yamamoto? We are waiting for your entries!!


1. Date  Jan 17, 2020
2. Time 11:30AM to 3:30PM
3. Venue ABBA RESORTS IZU (Zagyosoh)

1741, Yawatano, Ito City, Shizuoka

4. Content ・Tea pairing between teas produced by Ikumimura and French foods

・Talk session by Yasuhiko Saito & Shinpei Yamamoto

・Including a coupon for hot spring bathing in Zagyosoh

5. Number of participants 35 (First-come first served basis)
6. Application deadline  Jan 12, 2020
7. Fee 10,000 yen
8. Contact Information   (C) Ikumimura Club Japanese only



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