Explore Japanese Wagashi and Echizen Lacquerware

When: Saturday, June 12, 2:00pm – 3:30 pm 

Where: Minamoto Kitchoan (608 Fifth Ave., New York, NY 10020)

http://www.kitchoan.com/J/index.html

Cost: $20  (Limited to 10 people)

Registration deadline: June 9, 2010

Enjoy this exclusive opportunity to discover traditional wagashi (Japanese tea ceremony pastries) at Minami Kitchoan, the premier NYC purveyor of these time-honored treats. In addition, the renowned sweet shop will be hosting a lacquerware exhibition during the month of June.  You will learn about the sought-after Echizen lacquerware, which has been prized for centuries for its lustrous,layered painting and elegant, classic beauty.  Participants will receive a gift bag with samples of wagashi as well as two hand-crafted, lacquerware wagashi knives imported from Japan.  Gift valued at $30, entire experience yours for just $20 courtesy of JETAANY and Mie, Inc.

This event is limited to 10 people – sign up now to reserve your spot!!  If you have any questions contact JETaaNY@mieinc.net

This event is produced by MIE Inc.