Shun is one of the largest Japanese knife brands around. They are manufactured by the Kershaw Company in Japan and the Classic line is their most popular group. They are used in many professional kitchens as well as the homes of cooking enthusiasts.
The unusual looking Shun Birdís Beak Peeling knife is the perfect tool for peeling fruit and other intricate work. The tip angle offers extra control of fine cuts without the need to angle your wrist. The blade is made with a VG-10 core covered with a Damascus-style outer layer of high carbon stainless steel.
A beautifully finished pakka wood D-shaped handle adds to the comfort and usability of this lovely little blade.
While daily maintenance is reduced, care should be taken with this thin tipped blade. It will not respond kindly to hard produce or twisting motions. But give it a nice piece of fruit or a garnishing task and watch this baby sing!
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