ABOUT

Kinu Yukawa
料理家・Japanese Food Specialist

Kinu Yukawa is a Japanese chef and cookery teacher from Kobe, Japan, currently based in London. She ventured into the world of food early in life and fostered the basics of cooking from her grandmother. Later she trained French cuisine at Ecole Ritz Escoffier Paris and traditional Japanese cuisine in Kyoto.
 

Kinu believes in the simplicity of the Japanese philosophy in enjoying food with the body's five senses <五感楽しむ和食> as well as cooking with the produce in season. Bringing 'harmony' to the body nourished by the seasonal 'offerings' which is the precise meaning of the word

<Washoku 和食 > the harmony of food.

Kinu has been teaching Japanese cooking at the Japan Centre London since 2011, sharing her expertise and knowledge of Japanese cooking to students of all walks of life and various levels of culinary interests in the UK and Europe.

EVENTS & ACTIVITIES

  • 2019 Ikiya Treviso, Italy - Autumn Kaiseki Supperclub & Cooking Class 

  • 2019 International Macrobiotic School, Devon - Miso Workshop

  • 2019 International Macrobiotic School, Devon - Vegan Sushi Class

  • 2019 Hyper Japan - Wagashi Stage MC & Interpreter

  • 2019 Hyper Japan - S&B Curry Fritatta Demonstration Stage

  • 2019 Ikiya Treviso, Italy  - Spring Supperclub & Cooking Class 

  • 2018 Hyper Japan S&B Curry Fondue Demonstration Stage

  • 2018 Hyper Japan Wagashi Stage MC & Interpreter

  • 2018 Ikiya Treviso, Italy - Cooking Classes 

  • 2018 Sakagura Journey - 'Travel Through the Land of Sake' Event

  • 2017 WABI London - Irizake Lecture and Cooking Demonstration

  • 2017 Hyper Japan - S&B Deco Curry Workshop

  • 2017 Sakagura Journey -Travel Through the Land of Sake' Event

  • 2017 Westfield London - Japanese Cooking Demonstration 

  • 2016 Hyper Japan - S&B Deco Curry Demonstration Stage

  • 2015 Hyper Japan - MAFF Hello Kitty Bento Demonstration Stage

  • 2014 Hyper Japan - Studio Ghibli Bento Demonstration Stage 

  • 2013 Hyper Japan - Studio Ghibli Bento Demonstration Stage 

  • 2012 Japanese Cooking Workshop at Grove Park Primary

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Available for classes, catering and private dining.  Drop us a line for any query.  

 Chiswick, London