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Tea Class by ITOEN

Tea Class by ITOEN

Date: Mar. 2nd, (Fri)
Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Chakura (Cha-an Private Space 3rd Fl)
Address: 230 E. 9th St. 3rd Fl. New York, NY 10003
Price: $35+tax (includes Wagashi(Japanese Sweets) by Tomoko Yagi and ITOEN tea set)
Tea & Wagashi: Sencha & Sakura Drop |  Hoji-cha & Kinako Cookie | Genmai-cha & Okaki | Gyokuro & Yuzu Mochi | Matcha & Nerikiri
Maximum Guest: 40 people
Instructor: Rona Tison, Exec. Vice President-Corporate Relations  ITOEN(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.


伊藤園による お茶クラス

場所:茶蔵 (茶庵プライベートスペース 3階)
値段:$35+tax (和菓子と伊藤園お茶セットお土産付き)
講師:ロナ ティソン (北米伊藤園広報担当上級副社長)伊藤園公式抹茶専門家。日本人とアメリカ人を両親にもつことから、幼 少期を日本で過ごす。日本語はもちろんのこと、日本文化にも精通している。お茶産業の普及、教育に貢献したとして、女性初の2018年John Harney Lifetime Achievement Awardを受賞。