Designed and made in Japan.
This set does not include the sake flask (tokuri
A set of wonderful, golden-looking guinomi
stainless steel cups designed for hot sake, with hand-painted Japanese motifs, widely used to express the simple beauty of nature, such as bamboo leaves and sakura flowers. Decorations and lacquer were applied by hand.
This set includes 2 pieces. The standard set includes a red and a black cup. Decorations may not be interchanged.
In case of no expressed preferences, the standard set will be shipped.Instructions for use
Although designed for hot sake (atsukan
), this type of cup is also frequently used for cold sake (reishu
) as well.
In many cases, red is a feminine color to be adopted by women, and black or blue is to be used by men. Please note that this is a rule of thumb and is not necessarily always followed.
Hand-wash with non-abrasive detergent and a soft sponge. Wipe and let dry after use.Warnings
• Decorations are hand made: differences between pieces may occur.
• Do not leave the cups immersed in water or other liquids for long times.
• Keep away from heat sources when not in use. Hot sake is safe, of course.
• Prolonged exposure to direct sunlight may damage the product or parts of it.
• Do not dishwash.
• Do not microwave.Notes
• This product will be made on order and may not be returned. Please read our return policy
to know more, and contact us
if we may assist you before you decide.
is a shop located in central Kyoto, specializing in shikki ware
. They have a story that spans over more than a century.
Sorry, no customization available for the Sake Cups for Hot Sake (Set, 2 pieces).
FAQ for the Sake Cups for Hot Sake (Set, 2 pieces).
Q: Will the golden paint come off if I heat up sake in boiling water?
A: No, it won't. You may safely place the flask in hot water to heat up your sake, but please note that this product cannot be microwaved. Please check out information on this page to learn more about heating up sake. (Tip: it's not in boiling water.)
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