workshop

Watch masters forge and sharpen knives

Watch masters forge and sharpen knives

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English, Japanese and Spanish
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About your host

I am a professional translator and interpreter from English and Spanish. I'm also the art director of local art festival, Sacay Arte Porto. My slogan is "Art, food, and communication." I am excited to meet you and share the world of Japanese knives.
Akane
Akane
Akane
Akane

What we’ll do

This experience gives you the chance to witness the knife-forging process live in a knife maker’s workshop. We'll also visit a famous knife museum and get a hands-on demonstration of knife sharpening using Japanese whetstones. You'll also learn how to put the handle on your very own souvenir Santoku—Japanese kitchen knife—which will be engraved with Kanji inspired by your name.

What else you should know

Feel free to bring your own old Japanese knife to be sharpened. You can also purchase a high‐end kitchen knife at wholesale price, directly from the dealer.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Equipment and knife You will receive your very own kitchen knife, engraved with a Kanji character inspired by your name.

What to bring

Camera, video and your curious mind.
Akane
workshop
New experience
₹11,709 per person
New experience
₹11,709 per person