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Tea Seminar with afternoon cocktail

Tea Seminar with afternoon cocktail
- Food and drinks using tea - 

Tea is not just a drink.  Enjoy the afternoon 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: May 19th, (Sat)
Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Chakura (Cha-an Private Space 3rd Fl)
Address: 230 E. 9th St. 3rd Fl. New York, NY 10003
Price: $68+tax (includes 5 course of finger foods and drinks including cocktails)
Maximum Guest: 30 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.


伊藤園による お茶クラス 第2弾

場所:茶蔵 (茶庵プライベートスペース 3階)
値段:$68+tax (5種類のコースのお茶を使用したスナックとドリンク付き)
講師:ロナ ティソン (北米伊藤園広報担当上級副社長)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。