Ikkon-hai Set of 4 Sake Tasting Cups

Ikkon-hai Set of 4 Sake Tasting Cups by Kaneko Kohyo

In this set the cups come in four shapes, each delivering a different mouth feel for the sake - and have grip section at the base that becomes handy for hold and grip.

  • Sprout shaped cup releases the sake's scent and spreads its taste from tip of the tongue.
  • Wanguri cup allows a mellow taste that expands from the centre of the tongue.
  • Trumpet design fills the mouth with the drink, making for a bold taste experience.
  • Straight sided cup delivers the sake deep into the mouth, making it simple and delicious.

Size: Straight 45Φ×70mm / Trumpet 70Φ×55mm / Wanguri 60Φ×50㎜ / Sprout 50Φ×60㎜ 

Capacity: Approximately 60ml.

Package weight: 420g

Material: Porcelain

 

About Kaneko Kohyo

Since its formation almost 100 years ago, Kaneko Kohyo Pottery has been dedicated to “Monozukuri’ (meaning 'ways and means of making things') of items that add a little happiness to daily life, whilst remaining loyal to the history and tradition of Mino Ware (Japanese pottery produced in Mino Province around the towns of Toki, Tajimi and Mizunami in Gifu Prefecture). With a foundation of making Shinto and Buddhist alter pieces, and then sake bottles, they embarked on the production of handmade tableware in 1995.  Simple and warm, meant for everyday use, their collection brings originality, beauty, and functionality to enrich your dining and entertaining experiences.They hope that more people will use the handy and enriching Kohyo tableware.