December 26, 2016

Our Annual Gold Rush Sale Starts Today!

by Umami Mart Staff We hope you had a very merry Christmas and are having a very happy Hanukkah! Now that you’ve finished shopping for everyone else, it’s time to start shopping for yourself. Take advantage of this golden opportunity at our Annual Gold Rush Sale. Starting today, get 20% off 24K gold plated barware and gold-rimmed glassware. Sale […]

September 16, 2016

Our New Jumbo Cobbler Shaker is Large and in Charge

by Umami Mart Staff

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. However, we realize sometimes you need to go big. Over the years we’ve gotten requests for larger cobbler shakers, […]

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! Be sure your friends and family get you what you really want by creating a registry at Umami Mart. You’ll be able to […]

April 21, 2016

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

by Umami Mart Staff

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. Unlike the Cobbler Shaker, the Club Shaker doesn’t have an integrated strainer, which means it’s lighter, more compact, and the drink has more space […]

March 24, 2016

Our Bestselling Mixing Glass Is Back!

by Umami Mart Staff

After our Seamless Plain Mixing Glass was lauded by Sweethome as Best Mixing Glass, we found that we had a real problem keeping them around. Fortunately, we just got a new shipment in and we’re back in stock again! We designed this elegant mixing glass for lovers of minimalism – it’s completely seamless and bears […]

October 29, 2015

Now Online: Studio Arhoj Umami Mart Exclusive Posters!

by Umami Mart Staff

Our friend Anders Arhoj of Copenhagen-based Studio Arhoj created three minimalist poster designs exclusively for Umami Mart. Until now, they were in-store only items, but we’re happy to announce you can now buy them online!

April 16, 2014

Inside Yukiwa Barware Factory

by Kayoko Akabori

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. We wanted to go straight to the source, and meet the people behind the products. This ended up being far more fruitful than we could have […]

December 26, 2011

New Barware for 2012

by Kayoko Akabori

We are ringing in the new year at the Umamimart Shop with new barware from Japan: a bitters bottle, strainer, various jiggers and a traditional copper mug for Moscow Mules (Oprah’s drink of choice, holla). Plus, a snazzy new barspoon. Hooray! Check them all out here.