27 Jan 2019 (Sun) 11:00
180 minutes
£400 per ticket

Sashimi and Nigiri

Sashimi and Nigiri

Time to step up your Sushi skills!
If you love fresh fish and admire Japanese sushi chef, this class is for you. Master Tomo is an active sushi chef who has been only teaching to the professional chefs for training purposes. Sozai is delighted to open this class for the keen learners (thank you for waiting!). Come and be fascinated by professional techniques and learn lots from Tomo in this special opportunity.
Suitable for both professionals and non-professionals.

You will learn;
-The introduction of fish preparing.
-How to maintain Japanese knives, utensils.
-How to cut fish for Sashimi and for Sushi : Hira-zukuri, Sogi-zukuri, Nigiri-zushi
-The art of sushi making and restaurant quality presentation.
This is a proper hands on class. Participants will have their own work space and a sashimi grade fish to cut.

Fee includes;
-All ingredients to make sashimi dish and some nigiri.
-A glass of Japanese Sake or alternative drink with your own made dinner.
-A certificate.

Limited spaces available.


Tomokazu Matsuya

Master Chef Tomo Matsuya
Born in Hokkaido,Japan. Matsuya completed his culinary education at 17 years old. After obtaining his international cook's license he joined the self-defense forces of Japan and for 15 years cooked for many VIPs of many nations as the forces' chef. After starting his own venture, he took a position at SO Restaurant in Soho London as the Head Sushi Chef. Then he has been another Head Sushi Chef at Miyama Mayfair ,works as a sushi teacher at Sozai Cooking School https://www.sozai.co.uk and an exclusive private chef at Ikisho. Recently, he has opened own casual dining restaurant Ezo Japanese in Central Acton.

Please enquire his bespoke classes for the professionals to info@sozai.co.uk.

北海道生まれ。17歳にして食の道を志してから、国際船舶料理士の免許を習得し自衛隊に所属。その後15年に渡り、世界各国の著名人らへも料理を提供してきた。渡英してからは、食の中心地とも呼ばれるソーホーのSo Restaurant, またロンドンでも一等地のメイフェアのMiyamaにて、どちらでも料理長を務める。その親しみやすい人柄をかわれ、シティーにあるSozai Cooking Schoolでの人気講師でもあり、またラグジュアリーロンドンでも掲載されたIkisho ブランドを通じ、プライベートシェフをしての腕もふるっている。この秋より、カジュアルな日本食を提供するEzo Japanをオープンし、起業家としても才能を発揮している。

It is the perfect experience gift for a birthday, anniversary, wedding, valentine, graduate, Christmas, Mother's day, or any special occasion! The lucky recipient can choose from our various yummy cooking classes.