This Just In

September 15, 2016

This Just In: Yo-Ho Brewing’s Sorry Umami IPA

by Umami Mart Staff

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Japanese craft beer makers, Yo-Ho Brewing Company in Nagano, makes a beer called Sorry, which is actually an umbrella name for a series of unique brews that share one thing in common – they’re beers that the brewmasters wanted to drink. 

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August 17, 2016

Our New Condiment Ware Line is a “Glass” Act

by Umami Mart Staff

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If you know us – even if just from reading our blog or visiting our shop – you probably know we have a thing for condiments.

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August 10, 2016

New Decadent Shoyu for You: Black Garlic and Matsutake

by Umami Mart Staff

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Looking to add new flavors to your tried-and-true recipe repertoire? May we suggest our latest offerings?

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June 9, 2016

Get Lucky! Hamaya Bring Good Fortune + Good Design

by Umami Mart Staff

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People love the wall installation of hamaya (arrow) in our Oakland shop. Drawn in by the striking stark white (and single red) wood arrows arranged in neat rows, many take photos of the wall and some ask, “What are these for?”

If you’ve ever wondered that question yourself, hamaya are symbols of good luck in Japan.

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May 26, 2016

This Just In: Toyo-Sasaki Flat Bottom Circle Glasses with Gold Rim

by Umami Mart Staff

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Our newest Flat Bottom Circle Glasses with Gold Rim are an elevated version of our Flat Bottom Circle Glasses.

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May 19, 2016

New Ways to Sip and Serve Sake

by Umami Mart Staff

We have a couple new wares on our shelves that are perfect for the next time you serve sake:

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First up, the Sake Gumi carafe

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April 28, 2016

This Just In: Hard Strong Petal Highball

by Umami Mart Staff

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Our new Petal Highball is the perfect glass for all your spring drinks! With a subtle concave petal pattern circling its base, the Petal Highball is not just pretty, it’s also strong – Hard Strong. 

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March 31, 2016

This Just In: Studio Arhoj Umami Mart Paper Packs

by Umami Mart Staff

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Studio Arhoj just released the Umami Mart Paper Pack, a set of 10 cards featuring designs and illustrations made by Anders Arhoj exclusively for our shop. 

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March 10, 2016

This Just In: Hasami Walnut Tray

by Umami Mart Staff

 

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We recently added a new product to our popular collection of Hasami Porcelain tea and coffeeware: the dark and handsome Walnut Tray.

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February 11, 2016

This Just In: Kimura Glass Company’s FunkZx Martini Glass and Stella Coupe

by Umami Mart Staff

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We’ve just added two new cocktail glasses to our roster of fine Japanese glassware, and they’re real stunners.

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