We are very pleased to offer the Minamoto Nashiji line of kitchen knives to our customers. These well built knives are constructed from Aogami blue #2 steel as the core material. They are then clad with a layer of stainless steel and finished with a stunning nashiji surface treatment. Nashiji means ďpear skinĒ in Japanese and these lovely blades are truly enhanced by this decorative application.
A finely crafted pakka wood Western style handle is attached to the full tang with 3 stainless steel rivets. A lovely angled stainless bolster completes the picture.
The 135mm petty knife is a true all-around blade for many kitchen tasks. It is small enough for intricate work yet long enough for slicing and chopping most medium sized ingredients. It is a light/medium weight blade with a good symmetrical grind which offers up clean and precise cuts.
This is undoubtably a high value item and a great introduction to Japanese blades for those used to traditional Western knives.
Weight: 2.8 ounces
Blade Length: 135 mm
Overall Length: 240 mm (9.5")
Thickness at Heel: 1.8 mm
Blade Height: 25.9 mm
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