Yoshihiro Kurouchi High Carbon White Steel #2 Petty Utility Japanese Knife with Camphor HandleProduct Code: SZKUPE135KH
*Recommended to purchase with Custom-Cut Saya Knife Cover Sheath
**KNIFE CAN BE OXIDIZED WITHOUT PROPER CARE
White Steel #2 with a hardness on the Rockwell scale of 62 to 63, is intricately forged with iron to create a Black-Forged Kurouchi finish on the blade and consists of the carbonized coating created during heat treating and provides for a characteristic look and a rustic aesthetic to the blade.
Sometimes called a utility knife, the Petty is a smaller version of a chefs knife but is bigger than a Paring knife. The Petty fits in small places that require more dexterity than bigger chefs knives while handling bigger jobs than a Paring knife can take care of. The Petty will soon become the go to knife in your kitchen.
Preparing delicious meals starts with taking wholesome ingredients and using the best tools such as a high quality chef’s knife to make every meal into something special. From dicing, slicing, and chopping fresh produce from a farmer’s market to carving a roast chicken straight from the oven, even the simplest tasks are elevated with a handcrafted knife that is as beautiful as it is functional.
Care & Sharpening
- Sharpening and honing should be done with only whetstones
- Hand wash and dry only, and doso immediately if working with acidic ingredients
- Do not use on objects such as bones, nutshells, and frozen foods
Water Buffalo Horn (color varies)
|Blade Material||White Steel #2||Saya Cover||Optional|
|Edge Angle||Single Edged|