Tojiro Gyuto Kuro-uchi 240mm (9.5")
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This hand-forged gyuto presents the top level of Tojiro’s offer of multi-purpose, large chef's knives. The excellent VG-10 core is hand-forged using the traditional method into a beautiful 63-layer Damascus pattern with black kuro-uchi patina. The handle is carefully made of black/green micarta with special handmade bronze fastening pins. Suitable for a demanding chef for home or professional use.
The knife is packaged in a traditional Japanese bamboo box.About Tojiro:
Tojiro is one of the top 5 largest Japanese kitchen knife manufacturers. They are renowned across Japan and internationally for their top-quality knives for a reasonable price. Tojiro's focus on advanced technologies, together with their insatiable dedication for constant improvements of their knives and materials, makes Tojiro's knives a must-have in any kitchen. Tojiro's main focus? Sharpness!
A big bonus is their great team which we are always very eager to meet and talk to! 😊
|Handle type / wood||Western / Black&Green Micarta|
|Hardness (HRC scale)||62|
Use & Care:
- Handwash in warm water and towel dry
- Use a sharpening stone (not a honing steel!) to sharpen your knife
- Do not cut frozen foods and meat bones
- Do not put the knife in a dishwasher
- Read our comprehensive guide on proper Maintenance of Kitchen Knives.
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