Multipurpose knife from KIKUMITSU. Santoku is a name for this type of all rounder short knife with wider blade. It is a great shape and size for home use and for use during service in busy professional kitchens. This handcrafted knife is made by following traditional methods of making Kanto-Gyuto. The VGold blade is hard, durable and resin treated Black Pakkawood handle fits comfortably in your hand. This knife reflects character of Katana swords and is truly a piece of art. Each knife is hand sharpened and edge mirror polished before being despatched. Mirror polished edge is surprisingly sharp and blade stays sharp for long time. The tapered blade is perfect for performing delicate works . This knife has no make ups of pretty Damascus patterns on and does look simple but is made purely to get the job done without fuss. Please remember that this is what we Japanese use at home and work.
KIKUMITSU is a small artisan knife maker from Chiba. They pride themselves by forging knives using traditional methods and skills that were used for sword making in the past. Their handcrafted knives are well balanced, easy to maintain and most importantly stay sharp. This product is handcrafted. Length, weight, colour and design may be slightly different from knife to knife.