Cocktails


August 24, 2016

Join Us at The State of Cocktails: East Bay Edition

by Sarah

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It wasn’t too long ago that San Francisco was the place to be when it came to going out.

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July 13, 2016

Upcoming Event: Intro to Making Syrups with Emily Han

by Sarah

Join Emily Han at Umami Mart on Sunday, July 24, from 1-2:30 p.m. for Intro to Making Syrups, a free demonstration and tasting.

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March 24, 2016

Our Bestselling Mixing Glass Is Back!

by Sarah

seamless_plain_1024x1024After our Seamless Plain Mixing Glass was lauded by Sweethome as Best Mixing Glass, we found that we had a real problem keeping them around.

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January 28, 2016

Falernum: A Taste of Tiki

by Sarah

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If you’re daydreaming of lounging in warm, faraway places with a drink in hand, we have something for you: Tippleman’s Falernum.

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December 21, 2015

Happy Hour: Tokyo 75

by Kayoko

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Photos by Mariko Yamasaki

Happy holidays everyone! What a year! I hope you are all able to relax during these last days of 2015 and reflect on joyful memories.

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November 30, 2015

Event Recap: Stirred Not Shaken at Forgery SF

by Kayoko

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Photos by Yoko Kumano

Together with Plumpjack Wine & Spirits, we hosted a cocktail crafting event at Forgery a couple months ago.

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September 28, 2015

Umami Map: Where to Get a Cocktail in Seattle

by Kayoko

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Seattle is for grown-ups. I really enjoyed the city when we were there over the summer — it has a sense of sophistication and plentifulness that I can enjoy in my thirties. 

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September 3, 2015

Upcoming Event: Stirred Not Shaken: Learn to Mix Cocktails and Take the Tools Home! (SF)

by Kayoko

We are so excited to announce our first cocktail class collaboration with PlumpJack Wine & Spirits!

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August 31, 2015

Richmen Redux: Ramen Shop’s NEW Noodle-Making Machine from Japan

by yoko

DSC_1224Remember when the Ramen Shop guys brought the 500 pound Richmen, the massive ramen noodle making machine to Umami Mart back in October 2012?!

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July 6, 2015

China Diaries: Discovering Speak Low Bar in Shanghai

by yoko

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As you may know, Google does not work in China. Savvy travelers would know to install a VPN service on their phones before taking off into China.

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