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金継 ART OF REPAIR / KINTSUGI

金継  ART OF REPAIR / KINTSUGI

     Not only attempt to hide the damage, but the repair is literally illuminated. Kintsugi (golden joinery) is the Japanese art of repairing broken pottery with lacquer dusted or mixed with powdered gold, silver, or platinum. As a philosophy, kintsugi is similar to the Japanese philosophy of WABI-SABI an embracing of the flawed or imperfect. Japanese aesthetics values marks of wear from the use of an object. This can be seen as a rationale for keeping an object around even after it has broken and as a justification of kintsugi itself, highlighting the cracks and repairs as simply an event in the life of an object rather than...

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GOKADEN Super Blue Steel Chef's Knife-All purpose utility knife.

GOKADEN Super Blue Steel Chef's Knife-All purpose utility knife.

Received pictures from Chef Tim Cushman who is owner of O ya Japanese restaurant. Thank you chef Tim ! COMMENT FROM Chef Tim about "GOKADEN SUPER BLUE STEEL KIRITSUKE KNIFE-KUROUCHI FINISH" “This knife is a fantastic all purpose utility knife. I use it every day. The blade is very sharp and holds the edge for a long time. It feels perfectly balanced in your hand and has a nice light weight.  For my purposes, I wouldn’t change a thing about this knife.”  -James Beard Award Winning Chef Tim Cushman-Restaurants: o ya in Boston, NYC, Mexico City, Hojoko, Ms. Clucks Deluxe, gogo...

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GOKADEN HIROTA Style Knife sharpening

GOKADEN HIROTA Style Knife sharpening

 

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TAKE YOUR BACKYARD BBQ TO THE NEXT LEVEL

BACKYARD BBQ BINCHOTAN CHARCOAL CHARCOAL GRILL HIBACHI HIBACHI KONRO HOME PARTY JAPANESE GRILL

TAKE YOUR BACKYARD BBQ TO THE NEXT LEVEL

If you are thinking of portable grill, this is the perfect grill for you.  It made of 100% diatomaceous earth bricks, a natural insulator that keeps charcoal burning longer than other grills. It requires small area to place and vents to control the airflow, and thus the heat.It can be used anywhere and for anything...steak, ribs, poultry, pork, fish and Vegetables. It release Far Infrared Ray (FIR) Diatomaceous earth bricks release far infrared ray when its get hot. The charcoal, especially bincho-tan charcoal releases far infrared ray also, those works perfect each other and makes perfect grill.  When a meat’s fat and juices drip onto...

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GOKADEN KNIFE

GOKADEN KNIFE

 -SHARP AS A RAZOR-       HITACHIYA USA original seriesUpgraded sharpness, durability and rust resistance.  These knives were created with the painstaking efforts of the top blacksmith craftsmen in Japan.   The blade is made of molybdenum vanadium steel which improves abrasion resistance and rust resistance.  This means stay sharp longer! BLUE STEEL SERIES -For professional use-Master Craftsmanship - It is produced one at a time manually by highly skilled master artisans. Excellent cutting performance, retain maximum sharpness, the unparalleled performances make you feel professional.  Knife Bevel -70/3070/30 bevel is you could have more control. When you cut with a knife, you want...

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