Blacksmith | Yoshimi Kato (Kintaro)
Forging knives within the Takefu Knife Village in Echizen Japan, Yoshimi Kato creates some of the highest performing knives for their price point.
Under his brand Kintaro, Yoshimi San hand-forges one of the most stunning damascus steels we've ever seen. His knives are light and thin, they cut very well and are easy to maintain. These knives are a store favourite with staff and clients, from chefs working at Australia's top restaurants, to many home cooks and collectors.