Kitchenware


August 2, 2013

Kayo’s Kitchen: Movin’ Out // New Kitchen Stuff

by Kayoko Akabori

After months of hard negotiating, Johnny is moving to the East Bay! Yup, we are moving in together, into a quaint one-bedroom apartment with views of Lake Merritt on super cheap rent.

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April 18, 2012

Packaging Whore: The Intelligentsia Coffee Pour Over Set

by Kayoko Akabori

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Now, Umamimart has never really been “in” on the “scene”. We don’t really get invited to hip opening events or get star attention from restaurants when dining.

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February 29, 2012

Skankynavia: Moroccan Munchies

by Anders Arhoj

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Confession: I’m kinda tired of Asian food.

Maybe because I eat it every day.

So when my Mile High Dining Club friend declared he wanted to throw a Moroccan inspired dinner I was totally there.

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January 16, 2012

ReCPY: Food Report from Japan

by Moto Yamamoto

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Happy New Year!  I can’t believe the holiday season passed so quickly, and now we are in 2012.  

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June 8, 2011

Skankynavia: Breaking the China

by Anders Arhoj

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Do you serve your best food on ugly plates? Are you still using the saucers from your mom’s back closet from when you moved away from home?

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April 13, 2011

Skankynavia: Table Settings Through Time and Space

by Anders Arhoj

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We all know how even the saddest piece of stale-ass bread can taste so good when we’re out in nature, hungry after a walk and enjoying the snack with friends and the singing birds.

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October 8, 2010

Faglicious: Brand Whore

by Moto Yamamoto

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I’ve taken an initiative here to start a new column. It’s a hodgepodge of gay-related posts on food.

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July 15, 2010

L’Officiel Umamimart Whore Teacup

by Kayoko Akabori

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I was checking up on the backend of Umamimart the other day, and noticed something peculiar– someone had landed on this here blog by Googling the keyword phrase, “whore teacup.”

After a little Googling myself, I came to find that Lady Gaga had posted a naked photo of herself on Twitter with a teacup that had the word “whore” written on it.

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July 12, 2010

ReCPY: Important Kitchen Items From Japan

by Moto Yamamoto

ReCPY: Important Kitchen Items From Japan

I’ve been in the US for 14 years, and I have pretty much tried all of what this great country has to offer for the kitchen. 

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June 10, 2010

Umamiventure #25: Severely Stoned in Berkeley

by Yoko Kumano

Umamiventure #25: Knife Sharpening Workshop

The 25th Umamiventure took place at Hida Tool and Hardware in Berkeley. After writing about sharpening Carbon and Stainless Steel knives on Umamimart and receiving a lot of questions, I thought it would be good to take these questions to the source.

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