This gorgeous soba noodle dipping cup whale is a new addition to the much loved whale collection at Shokunin Store. This type of small cups is typically used for dipping cold soba noodle in Japan, however, it is also quite popular as a coffee cup or for serving desserts like afforgado. It is perfect if you want to steam casterd pudding in it because it is a good size and you can put this in the oven or a steamer. These gorgeous Japanese soba dipping cups with vibrant whale will surely bring smiles to your dining table, any way you use them.
Trusted and loved, Mino ware is the most popular ceramic in Japan with 1300 years of history. This Whale Soba Dipping Cup is beautifully decorated with a motif of whale and white crested waves inside and out. The waves on the outer-side are slightly raised giving an embossed effect, adding a warm handicraft flair to the design.
These whale and white crested wave ceramics come in many different shapes and sizes so why not get the whole set and have a whale of time at home.
This Japanese Mino ware bowl featuring whale and white crested waves. The emboss effect of the waves on the outer-side of the bowl is a result of an innovative technique using hydrophobic agents which allowed this kind of ceramic to be affordable without compromising on design, making each bowl unique.
Dishwasher and microwave safe
Mino ware made in Japan