Japanese Kitchen Knife - Shirogami Hocho - Usuba Vegetable - 165mm
Japanese Kitchen Knife - Shirogami Hocho - Usuba Vegetable - 165mm
£59.95
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Key Features

  • Cut tough vegetables and ripe fruits without squashing them
  • Hand forged from white paper steel, a pure carbon steel with no additives
  • Sharpens to a razor like edge and will not dull after hours use
  • Ultra thin blade will cut under its own weight
  • Magnolia wood handles with a black plastic ferrule
  • 165mm length
  • Made in Japan

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This Item: Japanese Kitchen Knife - Shirogami Hocho - Usuba Vegetable - 165mm
£59.95
Total: £99.85inc. vat
This Item: Japanese Kitchen Knife - Shirogami Hocho - Usuba Vegetable - 165mm
£59.95

Product Details

The usuba with its broad, thin blade will cut tough vegetables with ease and can cut ripe fruits without squashing. These traditional Japanese kitchen knives share many features with the more expensive ranges of kitchen knife and although they are lower in price, they are no less amazing in their performance. Shirogami means white paper steel; a pure carbon steel that is exceptionally hard and fine and takes a razor like edge. It is this steel that is at the very heart of these knives and forms their cutting edges giving them the ability to slice and chop through very tough vegetables or over ripe fruit and even raw meat and fish, effortlessly leaving a clean, smooth cut. Softer iron is forge welded on to either side of the white paper steel to give the blade greater strength. In keeping with the traditional style of these knives, the rounded handles are made from magnolia wood and feature a black plastic ferrule. These are excellent knives and make the marvellous cutting power of Japanese kitchen knives available to all. Hand wash only. These knives are not rustproof. Made in Japan

Age Restricted Product - It is illegal for anyone under the age of 18 to purchase and take delivery of this product. By placing an order for this product and ticking the terms and conditions at checkout, you confirm that you are 18 years of age or over.
The usuba with its broad, thin blade will cut tough vegetables with ease and can cut ripe fruits without squashing. These traditional Japanese kitchen knives share many features with the more expensive ranges of kitchen knife and although they are lower in price, they are no less amazing in their performance. Shirogami means white paper steel; a pure carbon steel that is exceptionally hard and fine and takes a razor like edge. It is this steel that is at the very heart of these knives and forms their cutting edges giving them the ability to slice and chop through very tough vegetables or over ripe fruit and even raw meat and fish, effortlessly leaving a clean, smooth cut. Softer iron is forge welded on to either side of the white paper steel to give the blade greater strength. In keeping with the traditional style of these knives, the rounded handles are made from magnolia wood and feature a black plastic ferrule. These are excellent knives and make the marvellous cutting power of Japanese kitchen knives available to all. Hand wash only. These knives are not rustproof. Made in Japan

Age Restricted Product - It is illegal for anyone under the age of 18 to purchase and take delivery of this product. By placing an order for this product and ticking the terms and conditions at checkout, you confirm that you are 18 years of age or over.

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Brand Rutlands
Country of Origin Japan

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Japanese Kitchen Knife - Shirogami Hocho - Usuba Vegetable - 165mm

Rutlands
Part No. JP2014
£59.95 inc. vat

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