Tsunehisa Ginsan Kiritsuke Chef Knife 240mm
Online Price $149.99
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This is a high-carbon stainless steel chef knife designed to cut produce and boneless meats.
Pros: Sharpness, edge retention, ambidextrous handle, easy to keep sharp.
The Tsunehisa line of knives are hand-made in Sakai, Japan.
The blades are stainless-clad Ginsan (Silver 3) Japanese stainless steel.
The handles octagonal oak wood.
The best sharpening tools for Japanese knives are leather strops and fine whetstones.
Japanese chef knives are brittle and the blades can chip if not handled carefully. High Carbon steel chef knives can rust and corrode if not dried promptly and kept dry.