Mitsuwa


November 18, 2013

Umami Map: Where to Buy Shochu in the Bay Area

by Kayoko

UPDATED 11/19/13, 8:47pm

We get a lot of phone calls about where to buy shochu in the Bay Area. I love talking to people about this — as you know, we are here to spread the shochu gospel here at Umami Mart.

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December 28, 2012

Great UM Noodletown: Edo Soba by Tsujita

by Kayoko

We finally made it into Tsujita for lunch during our trip down to LA over the summer. You know, when they actually serve ramen… Yoko and I had ignorantly gone there for dinner once, all excited to try their tsukemen (dipping ramen).

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September 23, 2008

Mitsuwa-ing, 2nd Ed.

by Sonja

About a year ago I found this great post from Blue Lotus: Salt Preserved Ikura. I always wanted to try it but never found salmon roe sacs.

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December 14, 2007

Mitsuwa Field Trip

by Kayoko

For some god foresaken reason, Roach and I were inspired to take a bus to Mitsuwa, all the way out in buttfuck Jersey the day after Thanksgiving.

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