Yoshihiro Kurouchi Black Forged Suminagashi Damascus Blue Steel #1 Sujihiki Slicer Kiritsuke Japanese Chef Knife Rosewood Handle

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日本製 Made in Japan
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Product Code: TKUSMSK210SH
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日本製 Made in Japan

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*Recommended to purchase with Custom-Cut Saya Knife Cover Sheath
Suminagashi translates as floating ink and refers to the beautiful marbled wave like patterns that extend through the blade from the tip to the heel, unveiling a new mosaic with every sharpening. Only the most skilled of artisans can forge together these metals in such complex puzzle piece formations to fashion knives of this caliber with the highest quality, blending aesthetics and performance.

Description

Our handmade Yoshihiro Kurouchi Black Forged Suminagashi Damascus knives are crafted with extraordinary skill by our master artisans. Exemplifying the most intricate techniques of forging, layering, and hammering, Aoko Blue Steel #1 with a hardness on the Rockwell scale of 63-64, is forged with iron to create the most elaborate of finishes. Suminagashi translates as floating ink and refers to the beautiful marbled wave like patterns that extend through the blade from the tip to the heel, unveiling a new mosaic with every sharpening. Only the most skilled of artisans can forge together these metals in such complex puzzle piece formations to fashion knives of this caliber with the highest quality, blending aesthetics and performance.


Our Yoshihiro Blue Steel #1 Suminagashi knives are complimented with a traditional Japanese style handcrafted octagonal Rosewood handle with double bolster. A favorite among chefs in need of a high performance knife that delivers over long hours without the hassle of dulling or staining.


The Utility Kiritsuke knife is a traditional Japanese all purpose chefs knife that resembles a sword. Its length allows it to cut sushi and sashimi like a Yanagi, and the wideness of the blade gives it the dexterity to do multiple jobs. The sword tip also helps balance the weight of the knife and can be used for intricate and precise knife work for exquisite service. Even the simplest of tasks are elevated with a handcrafted knife that is as beautiful as it is functional.

Additional information

Knife Size

7" (180mm), 8.25" (210mm), 9.5" (240mm)

Blade Material

High Carbon Blue Steel #1

Bolster Material

Double Bolster Ebony

Edge Angle

Double Edged

Grade

Kurouchi

Handle Material

Shitan Rosewood

Handle Shape

Octagonal

HRC

63-64

Knife Style

Sujihiki Kiritsuke

Saya Cover

None

Stain Resistant

No

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