Yukiwa


November 10, 2016

Our New Bartender’s Toolkits Make Gift-Giving Super Easy for You

by Umami Mart

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Don’t freak out, but the holidays are just around the corner. If you’re an advanced gift giver, you may have already started making notes about presents you’re getting everyone.

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September 29, 2016

Tin Cup Is Not Just a Cheesy Kevin Costner Movie

by Umami Mart

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If you search for sakewares, you might notice that many sake cups and carafes are made using tin.

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September 22, 2016

Try a New Angle: The Long Handled Triangle Hawthorne Strainer

by Umami Mart

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Like that t-shirt you owned in junior high school stated, “Why Be Normal?” Forgo the standard and try a new angle – a triangle!

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September 16, 2016

Our New Jumbo Cobbler Shaker is Large and in Charge

by Umami Mart

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Japanese cobbler shakers are notably smaller than their American counterparts. One of the biggest reasons is completely functional – compact shakers are easier and lighter to handle, especially for the Hard Shake, a mesmerizing cocktail making technique created and perfected in Japan. 

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May 2, 2016

Introducing Bar and Glassware by Umami Mart

by Kayoko

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

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April 21, 2016

Yukiwa Stainless Steel Club Boston Shaker: A New Way to Shake It Up

by Umami Mart

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We have a new cocktail shaker that we’re way into. The Yukiwa Stainless Steel Club Boston Shaker is a two-piece shaker that looks like our Stainless Steel Cobbler Shakerand a Boston tin had a baby. 

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April 16, 2014

Inside Yukiwa Barware Factory

by Kayoko

Our main objective for our trip to Japan (besides noodles and ekiben) was to visit the many factories where they make the bar and glassware we select for Umami Mart.

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