Japanese kitchen knife for cutting thin slices of fish, SASHIMI, 21cm


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Japanese kitchen knife for cutting thin slices of fish, SASHIMI, 21cm

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  • made in Japan

29,00 € tax incl.

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Blade length21 cm
Product originmade in Japan
Dishwasher safeno
Compatible with microwaveno
Production regionSeki - Gifu Prefecture
kind of steelAcier inoxydable
Composition of the handlebois d'hinoki, polypropylène

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The Japanese are the undisputed masters of retailing and peeling both by the quality of their knives and their know-how.
In addition to the traditional and popular bocho knife with very sharp triangular blade with a notch at the right side of the handle, there are various knives used by the masters sushi, among others, in Japanese cuisine, whose sashimi bocho is a long and thin knives, ideal for cutting fish fillets in sashimi.
Japanese knives are very sharp, so do not leave them within reach of children. never put your knives in the dishwasher, very aggressive products and heat damage the special alloy and the wooden handle, rather wash the knife by hand for long use.
Do not try to slice bones or other hard things. For that, take more appropriate instruments.

The design of our knives

The Japanese prefecture of Niigata has always been a hotbed of ancient metalworking in Japan, especially the Tsubame-Sanjo region, named after the two towns that make up the region.
The local history of metalworking originates in the Igarashi riverbed that runs through Sanjo: it was here that iron particles were discovered eight hundred years ago.
The particularity of Japanese knives is their specific alloy of carbon steel forged with boric acid, giving their blade the hardness that makes them famous throughout the world.
Creating each of these pieces in accordance with tradition requires time, but also many steps. Elles nécessitent de maîtriser des compétences manuelles sont transmises de génération en génération.