KATURA AUS10 Tsuchime 45 Layer Damascus Steel 16.5 cm Nakiri Knife + Walnut Handle
KATURA STEEL KNIFE COLLECTION
Katura is a knife for those who love the craftsmanship and values of the artisan tradition. In Japan craftspoeple are called shokunin. The mastery of the skills set of their craft is applied to a material with pride, a sense of spirit whose aim is to benefit the general welfare of the people. KATURA captures the best qualities of that spirit in a knife that is authentically artisan in every detail. It offers the cook a remarkably precise cutting tool with a contemporary, refined aesthetic The stainless steel knife blade has a core of premium AUS10 steel with 45 layers of Damascus steel folded over top. The mark of the craftsmen is left one by one as the blades are finished with a unique hammered finish called tsuchime. The hammered finish also helps food to release from the blade while cutting. Fitted with Kikusumi OCTO handles handmade from premium walnut wood. The ergonomic OCTO handles positions the hand to optimally control the blades while staying comfortable and slip-free.
16.5 cm Nakiri Knife
KATURA Nakiri knife has a uniquely shaped blade that makes it optimal for preparing vegetables. The blade is wide from heel to tip so it can process vegetables evenly and with a variety of motions that allow the blade to do most of the work. . Whether pushing the knife down and forward or using the Japanese katsura peeling motion, the KATURA Nakiri makes it easy with its thin, sharp and solid blade. This nakiri knife is a must have in kitchens processing large amounts of vegetables and fruit for smoothies, soups and salads If you love fruit and vegetables you need this knife.
WEIGHT: 146 g / 5.2 oz
BLADE LENGTH: 165 mm / 6.5″
OVERALL LENGTH: 310 mm / 12″
BLADE HEEL THICKNESS: 2 mm / 0.08″
BLADE HEEL HEIGHT: 46 mm / 1.8″
ORIGIN: Seki Japan
BLADE: AUS 10 Stainless Steel
FINISH: Polishied 45 Layer Damascus + Tsuchime Hammer Finish
HANDLE: Walnut (natural wax waterproofing)
COLLAR: Black Pakkawood
FINER DETAILS: Yakkin Logo on Handle End + 3 Etchings on Blade (KATURA, Logo, Seki)