醤油皿 "shôyu-zara" are small round ceramic plates for serving soy-sauce. Typically used in Japan to accompany sushi.
These unique and practical small dishes that cat character emerge when pouring seasoning liquids sauce as soy sauce or olive oil into the groove of them. The actual dishes are a type of Arita-yaki, or Arita ware.
Add a little flair and complete your Japanese table setting with these modern ceramic dishes!!
♦ Fun with soy sauce!
Just fill any watery sauce in the dish, for example, soy sauce, vinegar, olive oil, a lovely cat will appears with its typical postures such as "stretching at wake up" (neoki), "looking back" (furimuku), "curling up" (marukunaru), "sitting" (suwaru), "playing" (korogasu) and "waiting" (matsu). (in Japanese )
* When the dishes are filled with a liquid, the image of a cat is formed.
♦ 6 different cat's postures
An Unique and kitsch gift for sushi eaters!
Soy sauce dipping dishes that the cat details become apparent when you pour the sauce."Cat" and Arita-yaki of traditional Japanese crafts met, it is a product born by traditional technique of unique design and craftsmanship.
microwave-safe / Dishwasher-safe
made in China
size........... Φ 90mm x H 19 mm
weight...... 90 g
packing in original box
*price per piece