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Kuro-Yu Unofu Donburi Bowl
Kuro-Yu Unofu Donburi Bowl
Kuro-Yu Unofu Donburi Bowl
Kuro-Yu Unofu Donburi Bowl
Kuro-Yu Unofu Donburi Bowl

High-Rise Multi-Purpose Bowl

Kuro-Yu Unofu Donburi Bowl


Regular price $ 58.00 Sale


Maintaining the tradition of Mino-yaki pottery since the 9th century, Yamasan-Miyake produces high quality tableware and has been a specialty donburi producer for over 20 years. They firmly believe that the overall enjoyment of a dish comes not only from the taste and aroma, but also from the vessel in which it is served. Their tableware is manufactured in a small-lot process allowing them to give attention to each individual piece. As a result, their bowls and plates have lasting durability and vivid color.

Mino-yaki Earthenware

Mino-yaki earthenware is specialty pottery produced in the Mino Region (around current Toki City) of Gifu prefecture which began in the 7th century. Mino-yaki continues to adapt to modern lifestyles while preserving its history and tradition. One of the signature characteristics of Mino-yaki earthenware is its diversity. Mino-yaki does not adhere to a single form, as it has over 15 registered types of traditional handicraft in Japan

Kuro-Yu Unofu Donburi Bowl

The Kuro-Yu Unofu Donburi Bowl features a unique graphic multicolored blue glaze over a rich black base. The thick glaze is allowed to drip down both the exterior and interior of the bowl producing one-of-a-kind coloration and texturization. Weighty and substantial, this donburi would serve as a great ramen or noodle bowl, but is even large enough to be used as a communal serving bowl. When flipped upside-down this donburi bears a striking resemblance to that enduring symbol of Japan, Mount Fuji.

  • Size: 7.5" x 3.5" | 19 cm x 9 cm high
  • Weight: 1 lb 8 oz | 695 g

Material: Clay
Producer: Yamasan-Miyake
Origin: Gifu, Japan

Usage and Care

  • This product is not microwave-safe. Do not set the product on any other direct heat.
  • Hand wash only. Make sure to dry completely before storing. This product is not dishwasher safe.
  • Food should not be stored in the product, as the porous clay could absorb the moisture and smell of the contents over time.
  • Avoid any sharp temperature change on the product, as it could cause cracking.
  • Do not freeze the product, as it might crack.

Domestic Orders

  • Usually ships out in-stock items within 3 business days of order.
  • We use FedEx, USPS Priority Mail, or USPS First Class Mail to ship our products, depending on the size and weight of the package.
  • Read about the shipping information and terms in our Customer Service Page.
  • Free shipping with purchase of $375 or more! (Within Continental US only. Total purchase amount to qualify excludes free shipping offer items.)

International Orders

  • Usually ship out in-stock within 5 business days of order.
  • We use USPS Priority Mail International for international shipping.
  • We do not accept any returns for international orders. Any additional charges (including but not limited to import tax, custom fees, VAT, brokerage charge) that might incur after the order lands in the destination country must be borne by the recipient.
  • Read about the shipping information and terms in our Customer Service Page.