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The secret recipe to prepare this premium blue glaze out of recycled thatch has been handed down in the family from generation to generation for 420 years. By using the ashes of burned used thatch from traditional Kayabuki roofs, it was possible to recreate the stunning and extremely rare glaze called “aofuji glaze”, a grayish, maybe even blue or aquamarine color that is recorded to have been mixed by the first Hachizan 420 years ago. 

Recreating the secret glaze "AOFUJI-YU"

Takatoriyaki Matcha Cups - Aofuji Glaze Made From Thatch Ash

New unique dishes created with a glaze made using recycled old thatch taken from traditional Japanese Kayabuki roofs! Enjoy your food and drinks in dishes born from 420 years old traditional crafting techniques and a secret glaze recipe! Using only natural materials such as straw ashes, wood ashes, feldspar, and iron oxide, these dishes are not only environmentally friendly but also 100% safe for your body.

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Organically grown Matcha set

A set of organic tea leaves and tea whisk is also available in this project! As something that has a deep connection with Japanese history, Matcha is a part of Japanese culture that cannot be ignored. The beautiful greenery can be said to express the elegant and aesthetic sense of Japanese culture. The way to enjoy Matcha is not just from its aroma and taste, but also through the beauty of the dish it is in. It is the perfect beverage to enjoy in these rare pottery!

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