Tea is not just a drink. Enjoy the evening with five courses of food made with tea, paired with tea and tea cocktails. Participants will be enlightened by a variety of new ways of consuming tea throughout the seminar.
Date: September 18th, (Tue)
Time: 6:45pm - 8:45pm
Location: Chakura (Cha-an Private Space 3rd Fl)
Address: 230 E. 9th St. 3rd Fl. New York, NY 10003
Price: $68+tax (includes 5 courses food and drinks including cocktails)
Maximum Guest: 25 people
Instructor: Rona Tison, Exec. Vice President-Corporate Relations ITO EN(North America) INC.
Rona Tison is the Exec. Vice President of Corporate Relations at ITO EN (North America) INC, the world’s leading green tea company and innovators of healthy beverages, to include Oi Ocha, TEAS’ TEA & Matcha LOVE. Being half-Japanese she is well versed in Japanese culture and traditions, with extensive experience in the food & beverage industry, hospitality and retail. She serves on the Tea & Health Committee of the U.S. Tea Association, on the Advisory Board of the World Tea Expo and has been a guest speaker and ambassador of U.S.-Japan relations at the Smithsonian Lecture Series, Shizuoka World Tea Festival and prestigious James Beard Foundation. She was the first woman to receive the prestigious John Harney Lifetime Achievement Award 2018 for her educational contributions to the tea industry.
For more info & reservation, please visit: www.chakuranyc.com
Iced Matcha Sake
Chakura Tomato Amuse Bouche
Homemade Matcha Sesame Tofu
Green tea rub BBQ w/ Watermelon, Cucumber Matcha Salad
Shade-Grown Gyokuro Tea Rice w/ Ponzu
Handcraft Matcha Ice cream w/ Toppings (Fruit&Cookies)