Hand Forged Japanese - Jikko Silver Steel Kiritsuke Yanagiba with Shitan Handle 210mm

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Regular price $595.00 NZD
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Jikko's founder, Itaro Jikko started manufacturing knives more than 100 years ago.

"Think of it as a once-in-a-lifetime encounter and do our best for the other party" is their motto. They value the teachings of the great Sakai man, Sen no Rikyu, and continue to make knives with a once-in-a-lifetime spirit. They are particular about finishing details such as the back and chin of the knife.

An incredibly sharp, beautifully crafted masterpiece! I challenge you to find a finer knife. A must for any passionate chef, young or old.

This is an amazing present for any chef, they will love you forever!

* Free Diamond Stone with every knife purchase (valued at $45)


Knife Type: Kiritsuke Yanagiba

Steel Type: Silver Steel No.3 (Stain resistant steel)

Blade Hardness: HRC 59-61

Blade Type: Single-edged blade for right-handers.

Blade Length: 210mm (8.3")

Blade Height: 29mm (1.1")

Blade Thickness: 3mm (0.118")

Ferrule Material: Pakka wood

Handle Material: Shitan

Handle Length: 127mm (5")

Weight: 118g (4.2 ounces)

SKU: 20576

Use and Care

- Do not attempt to cut, hit or chop frozen products or bones. The blade can chip or break.

- Hand wash with warm water and towel dry.

- Do not use a dishwasher to clean your knife.



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