Yoshihiro SVG-10 Semi-Stainless Steel Mirror Finished Single Edged Kiritsuke Multipurpose Japanese Knife Ebony Handle with Sterling Silver RingProduct Code: SVGKIMI240SVEHMS
This Special Limited Edition VG-10 Semi-Stainless Steel is forged VG-10 Semi-Stainless steel blade with HRC 62-63 combines exceptional sharpness and optimal edge retention with stain resistance. Excellent from intermediate level to top chefs. Magnolia wooden sheath provides odor and stain resistance with ease of cleaning. Comes ready to use out of the box. 100% handcrafted in Japan. Not mass produced.
The Yoshihiro VG-10 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 excuisite service. Even the simplest of tasks are elevated with a handcrafted knife that is as beautiful as it is functional.
This special forged knife is a higher-quality knife is forged by layering softer steel over a hard VG-10 Stainless steel core. The hard steel of the VG-10 allows for a superior sharpness and edge retention while the softer, surrounding steel adds durability.
Hand crafted in Japan with traditional techniques, the Yoshihiro VG-10 Semi-Stainless Steel Mirror Finished Kitisuke Multipurpose Japanese Knife has a completely flat ground on front (shinogi), and a concave ground (urasuki) with a flat rim (uraoshi) on the back. As traditional Japanese knives and cutlery value sharpness, the hardness of the VG-10 Semi-Stainless steel lets these tradesmen create a thin, sharp cutting edge on the blade. With its handmade, Ebony wood with sterling silver ring handle, this knife is light and well balanced. This knife comes with a double ironwood bolster with silver ring, and a magnolia wood saya cover, which is easy to clean and resistant to stain and odor.
Care & Sharpening
- Sharpening and honing should be done with only water whetstones
- Hand wash and dry only
|Grade||SVG-10 Mirror Finished
||Bolster Material||Silver Ring Ironwood|
|Stain Resistant||Yes||Handle Shape||Octagonal|
|Blade Material||VG-10 Stainless Steel||Saya Cover||Magnolia|
|Edge Angle||Single Edged|