6 April - 25 June 2017, London
POPUP JAPAN – OFFICIAL LAUNCH
6 April 2017, 6pm - 10.30pm
The official launch of Pop Up Japan will give guests a taster of what’s to come over the forthcoming twelve weeks at Proud East. On Thursday 6th April from 6pm the venue will be transformed into a downtown Tokyo haunt.
Japanese restaurant Tonkotsu will take over our kitchen while the Sozai Cooking School will host Sushi taster workshops on the mezzanine. Alice from Alice Sushi Art will also be hosting an origami taster class.
This event is open to the public.
SUSHI – EVERY SAT & SUN – SOZAI COOKING SCHOOL
Every Sat & Sun From 8th April - 25th June 2017
All workshops are suitable for all ages, and Alice will be on hand to assist and offer useful tips.
Ever wondered what it would be like to make your own sushi? The world famous Sozai Cooking School are joining forces with Pop Up Japan to teach you how to make the perfect sushi. Whether you prefer Prawn Temari, Futo Maki, Inside-Out rolls or Sashimi you’ll have mastered it all by the end of the class and you leave with masterpieces you’ve created.
During the class you will learn:
How to cook sushi rice and season for sushi
How to store sushi rice
How to make TEMARI SUSHI (Salmon/Prawn)
How to make INSIDE-OUT ROLL (Salmon/Avocado)
How to make FUTO MAKI (Prawn/Crab Stick/Egg/Cucumber/Kampyo/Lettuce)
Where to buy Japanese ingredients
At the end of the class you will take away the box of sushi you made or eat on site.
All workshops are suitable for all ages.
ORIGAMI – EVERY SAT & SUN – SPRING ORIGAMI WORKSHOP
Every Sat & Sun From 8th Apr – 25th June 2017
Alice from Alice Sushi Art will be collaborating with Proud East during our Pop Up Japan to hold origami making workshops. Let’s celebrate the arrival of spring by making beautiful seasonal flowers, including cherry blossom, known as ‘sakura’ in Japanese. You’ll also make the famous origami crane, recognised worldwide as a symbol of peace and good luck. You’ll be amazed at how many ways there are to transform a single piece of paper. Origami is proven to have a relaxing and meditative effect on us.
29 July 2016, 7pm to 9pm
Proud East, Haggerston, 2-10 Hertford Road, London, N1 5ET