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Ichimonji, in one word, concludes the many designs this tool can be used to make. The tool is taped at the flat top. One edge of the long side is double-lined with a fine groove, another edge sharp, both can be used to make impressive lines on wagashi materials such as nerikiri or konashi.
Made in Japan.
Material: cherry wood
Since natural wood is the material used, there may be scratches, dents, or discolouration depending on the position of the wood knots. Using of detergent with hard water also may deteriorate the material faster. We do not accept exchanges or returns on this product.
Wagashi -- traditional Japanese sweets -- capture seasonality and imagery of nature in their aesthetics. They are served before the bowl of matcha that concludes even the most elaborate kaiseki meal. The specialty wagashi tools Gusta sources are from reputable makers. They exhibit the craftsmanship that is respected also in wagashi making.
At Gusta Supplies, we endeavour to secure hard-to-source ingredients and tools so the community here can enjoy a tasteful selection. We are particular about the origin of these products in respect to its cultural and technological significance. We want you to use only the best we can afford to provide.
Inventory Last Updated: Dec 10, 2023