A project in Los Angeles, CA by Tomonori Tanaka

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Picklestone world tour:This project involves a Japanese pickle researcher conducting workshops around the world and creating short film
Backers: 14
Average Pledge Per Backer: ¥20236

Funded: ¥283,309 of ¥100,000
Dates: May 4th -> Jun 23rd (50 days)
Project By: Tomonori Tanaka
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Thank you for all supporters!

June 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Supporters, We would like to extend our heartfelt gratitude for your warm support and encouragement. Our crowdfunding campaign is now approaching its final stages, and thanks to your generosity, we are getting closer to our goal. Our project... (Read More)

Finally, I'll be departing for LA next week!

June 19th - via: kickstarter.com
https://shop.tortoisegeneralstore.com/products/picklestone-demonstration?pr_prod_strat=e5_desc&pr_rec_id=fbe465536&pr_rec_pid=7973424398511&pr_ref_pid=7960578228399&pr_seq=uniform To all our supporters!thank you for always supporting... (Read More)

I will be collaborating with an onigiri shop!

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey, all my supporters! It's almost summer in Japan.It's the time of year when vegetables are very fresh and delicious. I am looking forward to seeing what kind of vegetables I can find in Los Angeles. Well, today, an onigiri shop in Los Angeles is... (Read More)

Today's Pickles : Bamboo shoot

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Supporters I am planning to hold pickle classes all over the world.Real Japanese food is still not well known enough to people around the world.I am waiting for your support through this crowdfunding. We will start with a workshop in Los... (Read More)

Today's Pickles : Chinese cabbage

May 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Supporters It is now one month before I finally leave for Los Angeles. I am looking forward to seeing what kind of workshop it will be. I would like to show you how to make onigiri, makizushi and pickles, starting with how to use basic Japanese... (Read More)

Here is a video introducing our new product!

May 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Supporters Today I tried to test the sharpness of my new product knife! Look especially closely at the cross section of a vegetable! Isn't the cross-section of an onion beautiful? Japanese knives exert their maximum strength by pulling toward... (Read More)

The sharpness of Japanese knives is amazing!

May 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, everyone.I am currently working on a new project. [Reviving the Japanese Cooking Knife] This is a project by a Japanese cooking chef to revive a kitchen knife that his late father used. It introduces a very rare long kitchen knife. Of course,... (Read More)

I'm a Japanese chef, any questions?

May 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Supporters, Thanks for all the support! I am now accepting questions about Japanese food from everyone around the world. I will answer all questions during this workshop in Los Angeles, so please write down what you want to know about Japanese... (Read More)

New rewards have been added!

May 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi !Thank you so much to everyone who supported me.I'm excited as we get ready for next month's workshop. We have added a Japan-specific vegan food set and a Japanese snack set to our Rewards. The vegan set will include traditional Japanese dry... (Read More)

My Information is now on the official website!

May 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Good evening!The number of supporters is slowly increasing!I thank Picklestone fans every day. I just posted information about the workshop on the website of tortoise general store, our venue in Los Angeles, on June 29th and 30th in the afternoon!... (Read More)

Thanks to those who immediately offered their support!

May 6th - via: kickstarter.com
I thought no one would support us this time because we had not announced any new products, but that was not the case! It is still not enough to cover the cost of video production, but I am not worried. My global action will start this time. Please... (Read More)

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