March 2, 2017

Get Classic Japanese Design: Hard Strong Stacking Glasses

by Umami Mart Staff

Toyo-Sasaki Hard Strong Stacking Glasses are classic Japanese glass tumblers. You’ll see them in ramen shops, izakayas, and other casual eateries throughout Japan.

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July 15, 2016

Diamonds + Gold: A New Take on an Old Fashioned

by Umami Mart Staff


We love the restrained refinement of gold-rimmed glassware. A touch of bling adds just the right amount of ornamentation without going overboard.

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June 23, 2016

Create Your Dream Registry at Umami Mart!

by Umami Mart Staff


Wedding bells in your future? Congrats! We’re excited for you, not only for your big day, but because now’s your chance to receive all those cool things you’ve always wanted for your home!

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May 26, 2016

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

by Umami Mart Staff


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:


First up, the Sake Gumi carafe

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May 12, 2016

30% Off All Diamond Cut Glassware!

by Umami Mart Staff


Our Diamond Cut glassware line is one of our most popular for a reason. These handsome drinkware and mixing glasses with the traditional hatched pattern look good in any home or bar.

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May 2, 2016

Introducing Bar and Glassware by Umami Mart

by Kayoko Akabori


When we first launched Umami Mart in 2007, we were a wee food and drink blog.

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April 28, 2016

This Just In: Hard Strong Petal Highball

by Umami Mart Staff


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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June 5, 2014

TSG Hard Strong Glass Factory (Chiba)

by Yoko Kumano


When Kayoko and I started choosing glassware for the shop, we wanted simple and functional glasses that would also look beautiful in any kitchen.

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