October 27, 2016

Green Tea Kit Kats: Give ’em a Break from Boring Halloween Candy

by Umami Mart Staff

Halloween is Monday! If you’re looking to stock your candy bowl with something more interesting than Hershey’s, Reese’s, and Tootsie Rolls, get a bag (or two) of Japanese Green Tea Kit Kats. Made with matcha from Uji Prefecture, these Kit Kats are a part of Nestle Japan’s otona no amasa (adult sweetness) line. But you don’t have to […]

October 20, 2016

Get Into the Spirit: Studio Arhoj Ghost Lanterns

by Umami Mart Staff

Move over Casper, there’s an even friendlier ghost around – the Studio Arhoj GhostLantern! More welcoming than scary, these hand-cast porcelain lanterns have a compartment for a tea candle (or battery-operated tea light), so you can see a comforting glow emanating from their eyes. For best results, put one (or more) of these ghost lanterns […]

October 27, 2010

Happy Hour: Blood and Tears

by Payman Bahmani

Halloween’s only a few days away and many of you still haven’t bought or made your costume, or worst yet, haven’t even figured out what you’ll be dressing up as.  Unfortunately I can’t help you in that department. However where I can be of assistance is in figuring out what to serve at your party–or […]