1min walk from Kyobashi station of Ginza line, Tokyo Metro 1min walk from Takaracho station of Toei Asakusa line 7min walk from Yaesu south exit of Tokyo station JR

Recently, I find myself regularly using the phrase “urushi (lacquar) coated wooden bowl with rice” in my lectures. Urushi bowls are different from the ceramic ones, as they have low thermal conductivity and keep the heat longer. As urushi absorbs the moisture of the delicious warm rice, you can eat even the last grains of it. After one of my talks on urushi bowls, Yûta Miura approached me and m... (2018-2-5)