Classic Nakiri Knife 16.5cmKai Shun
The Shun Classic Nakiri Knife is a traditional Japanese vegetable knife. It is a particularly well balanced knife suitable for chopping, mincing, cutting, dicing and peeling vegetables.
Nakiri is simply Japanese for ""vegetable knife."" Once you get the Shun Classic Nakiri in your hands, you'll soon see why both professional chefs and good cooks around the world choose this beautiful and extremely useful tool whenever they have fruits or vegetables to prepare. With its straight blade, edge, and spine, the nakiri isn’t rocked like a chefs knife. Instead, use a simple push cut and enjoy the clean, swift work it makes of vegetables of all kinds. For daily salad preparation or slicing vegetables for stir-fry, it can't be beat. Finely dicing onions is fast, easy, and with the Shun Classic Nakiri’s blunt end, and safer too.
- Cutting Edge: Hand-sharpened 16° double-bevel blade
- Steel: Proprietary VG-MAX cutting core, 34 layers each side (69 total including core) stainless steel Damascus cladding
- Hardness: 60 HRC
- Blade Length: 16.5cm
- Handle: D-shaped ebony PakkaWood®
- Origin: Handcrafted in Japan