コレクション: Japanese Teacups

What are Japanese Teacups (Yunomi)?

Japanese teacups, known as yunomi, are traditional pieces of Japanese tableware deeply rooted in Japanese tea culture. These teacups reflect Japanese aesthetics and craftsmanship, characterized by diverse designs and materials. Yunomi are used not only in everyday life but also in tea ceremonies and special occasions.

Types of Japanese Teacups

  • Sencha Yunomi: Small with a wide mouth, these cups are ideal for enjoying green tea. They are commonly used, and most of our products fall into this category.
  • Matchawan: Larger bowls used for preparing matcha in tea ceremonies. They are not commonly used in everyday settings.

Differences by Shape

  • Cylinder Shape: Characterized by a straight and simple design, these cups have high heat retention, making them perfect for enjoying hot tea.
  • Wide-Mouthed: These cups have a wide opening, making them easy to cool, and are suitable for matcha and cold teas.
  • Round Shape: With a rounded form, these cups are easy to hold and offer a relaxed way to enjoy tea.