This Nakiri (literally “knife for cutting greens”) is made from our own hand-forged Damascus Steel. It is a Japanese kitchen knife with a thin blade for cutting vegetables without pushing or pulling.
The Damascus steel is made from 1075 / 15N20 in a pool an eye pattern.
The thin, straight blade cuts all the way to the cutting board in one vertical motion without breaking ingredients. The knife has a V grind ,creating a fine surface on cut ingredients.
The handle is made from a beautifully figured piece of Celery Top Pine timber.
Complementing the durable handle, the guard is made from Corian a waterproof, heat and acid proof synthetic material.
The handle and guard is accented with a red G10 spacer.
Sharpened razor-sharp prior to shipping, comes in professional grade knife case. Free tracked shipping anywhere in Australia.