Mochi Making Workshop

Cake and Revelry

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Start the New Year right. Get your chew on at the Mochi Making New Year's Celebration. Join in the Japanese New Year tradition of pounding the living daylights out of rice and forming it into delicious cakes this Saturday, Jan. 4 at Japanese Kitchen. Learn about the tradition while watching a live mochi-making demonstration. Enjoy free samples of fresh mochi and see a live Taiko performance featuring traditional Japanese drumming. This all ages experience is free and open to the public. Demonstrations start at noon, so get there early to reserve a table. (Joshua Lee)

Saturday Jan 4, 2020

6521 Americas Parkway NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110

Phone: (505) 884-8937
Website: Click to Visit

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Sweet Treats, Good Eats

Maybe you said, “To hell with the diet! This is the year I just do me, and me feels like eating sweets all the time!” First off, good on you for making my childhood dream your reality. Secondly, may I recommend the Mochi Making New Years Celebration taking place at Japanese Kitchen Sushi Bar (6511 Americas Pkwy. NE) on Saturday, Jan. 4? From noon to 2:30pm, you’ll be part of the sweet elite, learning the traditional art of making mochi, in an event that will feature live mochi making, free samples of fresh-made mochi and Japanese Taiko drumming demonstrations from NM Taiko! Best of all, this is a free event, so all you have to do is show up, and you’re in the middle of the action! For more information, call 872-1166 to ask about the event!

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