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OSAKANA will be a Japanese-style fish market dedicated to providing high-quality, local, and seasonal seafood to Brooklyn and beyond.
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    High Five!/ハイタッチ!
    Support us at the $5 tier and you can stay up to date on OSAKANA's progress. Our backers will be notified first for special events and project developments.

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    Be Part of Our Cookbook!

    Backers at this tier will be invited to participate in the creation of our forthcoming cookbook. You will receive an exclusive preview of the recipes in the book, and we'll correspond with you directly to hear your feedback. All backers at this level will be credited in the publication as an official Recipe Tester.

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    OKONOMI T-Shirt

    Share your love for ichiju sansai with this screen-printed t-shirt, which upholds the Japanese breakfast mantra of "Fish, Rice, Miso" in the front while bearing Momoe Narazaki's whimsical take on our logo on the back. Available in "white on blue" and "black on white" and in S, M, L, XL. Made in the USA and screen-printed in Brooklyn, baby!

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    OKONOMI Tote Bag

    This canvas bag, made in the USA from recycled materials, sports our logo designed by artist Momoe Narazaki and makes the perfect companion for trips to the market. Bring your produce and seafood home in style, or use it for whatever. Modern life usually demands a good tote bag!

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    OKONOMI Sweatshirt

    If you want to look good and stay toasty like a cup of barley tea, slip into one of these classic sweatshirts, screen-printed with our old-school logo. In warmer months, tie it around your waist for a '90s mall vibe. Available in Navy and Gray in sizes S, M, L, and XL.

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    Ceramic Water Cups (Set of 4)

    Backers at this tier will receive 4 wood-fired water cups by artist Jordan Colon. These delicate yet robust cups are perfect for sipping water and having a contemplative moment or hosting a tea party with three friends.

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    Ceramic Rice Bowls (Set of 4)

    Backers at this tier will receive 4 wood-fired rice bowls by artist Jordan Colon, just like the ones we use to serve up our seven-grain rice at Okonomi. Seven grains or not, these bowls make all rice feel special!

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    Personally Engraved OKONOMI / KORIN Chef's Knife

    Backers at this tier will receive their very own OKONOMI stainless steel gyutou, made by Japanese knife specialist KORIN. These multi-purpose chef's knives are embellished with an OKONOMI logo and can be engraved with your name (or the name of your knife, if you like to christen your kitchen tools).

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    Ceramic Beer Mugs (Set of 4)

    Backers at this tier will receive 4 wood-fired beer mugs by artist Jordan Colon. We like to sip Orion or Kagua beer from these mugs, but they'll make drinking any beverage a little more soulful.
    Shipping these pieces is not ideal. Please come in to OKONOMI after the campaign to select your pieces in person.

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    Knife Sharpening Demonstration with Personally Engraved OKONOMI / KORIN Knife

    Receive an OKONOMI / KORIN chef's knife with your personal engraving and attend a demonstration on the art of using and maintaining high-quality knives. Before a small group, Chef Haraguchi will explain the history of Japanese and Western cutlery and give a demonstration on knife sharpening.

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    Japanese Denim Apron or Knife Roll

    Choose either a chef's apron or a knife roll, handmade from salvaged Japanese denim from Okayama. These stylish and functional accessories were designed by Chef Haraguchi and are tastefully embellished with our old-school OKONOMI logo.

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    Private Fish Butchery Class

    Want to know how to break down a whole fish? How to slice clean filets and separate stock-ready bones and heads? In small classes of 2-3, take a private lesson with Chef Haraguchi, who will give hands-on instruction on how to butcher, prepare, and store a whole fish — which will also be yours to take home!

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    Ceramic Ramen Bowls (Set of 4)

    Backers at this tier will receive 4 wood-fired ramen bowls by artist Jordan Colon, just like the ones we use at YUJI Ramen. Whip up some of your own ramen at home, or make any hodgepodge of leftovers look gorgeous.

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    Ceramic Dinner Plates (Set of 4)

    Backers at this tier will receive 4 wood-fired ceramic plates by artist Jordan Colon, just like the ones we use to serve up our ichiju sansai breakfasts. They're the perfect blank slate for your wildest plating dreams.
    Shipping these pieces is not ideal. Please come in to OKONOMI after the campaign to select your pieces in person.

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    Ichiju Sansai Ceramic Set (Set of 2)

    Create your own ichiju sansai experience at home — okonomi (as you like it)! This set includes two of each of our wood-fired ceramic water cups, rice bowls, and plates, all made by artist Jordan Colon, plus two wooden miso soup bowls and two custom sets of chopsticks.
    Shipping these pieces is not ideal. Please come in to OKONOMI after the campaign to select your pieces in person.

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    OSAKANA 番付 小結!!!
    Get on the Komosubi Tier of Our OSAKANA Banzukehyo & Join Our Opening Party!

    Komusubi donors will receive an invitation for two (you and a guest) to our opening party! Celebrate with us and get a taste of what OSAKANA will have to offer.

    Our party will also celebrate you! Your kanji name will be written on our banzuke plaque, to be unveiled at our opening party and proudly displayed at OSAKANA. You will also receive a personal plaque made from finished pine, hand-painted with your kanji name by OKONOMI tenchō (general manager) George Padilla.

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    OSAKANA 番付 関脇!!!
    Get on the Sekiwake Tier of Our OSAKANA Banzukehyo, Join Our Opening Party & Attend an Exclusive Chanko Nabe Dinner!

    Sekiwake donors will receive an invitation for two (you and a guest) to our opening party! Celebrate with us and get a taste of what OSAKANA will have to offer.

    Our party will also celebrate you! Your kanji name will be written in the third highest tier of our banzuke plaque, to be unveiled at our opening party and proudly displayed at OSAKANA. You will also receive a personal cherry wood plaque, hand-painted with your kanji name by OKONOMI Head Chef JT Vuong.

    The partying doesn't end there! Sekiwake donors will be reserved two seats to an exclusive chanko nabe (sumo wrestler-style hotpot) party at OSAKANA, where you and a guest can feast like sumo champions!

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    OSAKANA 番付 大関!!!
    Get on the Ozeki Tier of Our OSAKANA Banzukehyo, Join Our Opening Party & Have a PRIVATE Chanko Nabe Dinner Party!

    Ozeki donors will receive an invitation for two (you and a guest) to our opening party! Celebrate with us and get a taste of what OSAKANA will have to offer.

    Our party will also celebrate you! Your kanji name will be written in the second highest tier of our banzuke plaque, to be unveiled at our opening party and proudly displayed at OSAKANA. You will also receive a personal chestnut-wood plaque, hand-painted with your kanji name by Chef Haraguchi.

    The partying doesn't end there! Ozeki donors will also receive a PRIVATE chanko nabe (sumo wrestler-style hotpot) party with up to five guests, hosted at OSAKANA!

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    OSAKANA 番付 横綱!!!
    Get on the Yokozuna Tier of our OSAKANA Banzukehyo, Join Our Opening Party & Have a PRIVATE Chanko Nabe Dinner Party with Omakase GIft Bags!

    Yokozuna donors will receive an invitation for two (you and a guest) to our opening party! Celebrate with us and get a taste of what OSAKANA will have to offer.

    Our party will also celebrate you! Your kanji name will be the calligraphic centerpiece of our banzuke plaque, to be unveiled at our opening party and proudly displayed at OSAKANA. You will also receive a ceramic plaque, handmade and inscribed with your name by Chef Haraguchi and Jordan Colon.

    Our Yokozuna donors will also be given a PRIVATE chanko nabe (sumo wrestler-style hotpot) party with up to five guests, hosted at OSAKANA! Yokozuna donors and their guests will each take home an omakase gift bag with an assortment of our favorite swag.

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