Hitohira HS Damascus | 170mm Santoku Knife (High Carbon)
Hand-crafted in Echizen Japan, these high carbon damascus santoku knives have a decent profile and grind. The white #2 forged steel yields a very good cutting edge, great value.
- Hitohira HS Damascus Japanese Knife
- 170mm Santoku Knife
- Shirogami (White) #2 Carbon Steel
- High Carbon Damascus Clad
- Rosewood & Pakka Handle
Right Hand D Shape
- Pakka Ferrule
- Crafted in Japan
- 173mm Blade Edge Length / 314mm Overall Length / 47mm Height / 3.5mm Blade Thickness / 125g
* High carbon steel kitchen knives will change colour over time and require a small amount of care to prevent surface rust.
Japanese Knife | Santoku (Cook Knife)
Like it's larger cousin, the Gyuto, this is your go-to knife for any and all tasks within the kitchen. Generally Santoku knives are smaller in size than Gyuto, making them versatile in smaller home kitchens or for cooks with fledgling knife skills. Both styles of knife are multi-tasking machines that can be used for any and all cooking preparation tasks.
As is the case with most Japanese kitchen knives, the Santoku is thinner & lighter than other western chef knives, they are normally made from harder steel which can hold a sharper edge.
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