Yoshihiro Aonamiuchi Blue Steel Yanagi Sushi Sashimi Japanese Ebony Handle Yoshikuni Series

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日本製 Made in Japan
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Product Code: YK-AOYA330EH
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Ao Namiuchi means Blue wave forged and refers to the beautiful wave like patterns on the blade that are formed when Blue Steel #1 is forged with iron. The highest quality of high carbon steel is forged with masterful skill to deliver a yanagi that blends exceptional performance with such exquisite beauty.

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The Yoshikuni series of Yoshihiro are the vanguard of Japanese cutlery, representing the highest level of craftsmanship. Forged by master craftsman and finished with the ancient techniques of Japanese sword polishing, our Yoshikuni Mizu Yaki Aonamiuchi Blue Steel #1 knives are unparalleled in their performance. Mizu Yaki is a meticulous process of pure water quenching that draws out the hardness of refined steel while infusing it with enough resiliency to perform consistently in the most exacting of conditions. Namiuchi translates as wave forged and refers to the beautiful wave like patterns on the blade that are formed when Blue Steel #1 (HRC 63~64) is forged with iron.

Our Yoshikuni Aonamiuchi knives are complimented with a traditional Japanese handle made of the very best Ebony and affixed with a Water Buffalo horn bolster. A protective wooden sheath called a Saya encases each knife and adds to its appearance when not in use. The Yanagi is a long slicing knife designed to cut thin slices of fish for sushi and sashimi. The beauty of its elegant thin blade is in its ability to slice through ingredients in long uninterrupted strokes, preserving their integrity and freshness. The Yanagi is one of the most essential of traditional Japanese knives and is a powerful component in the repertoire of many chefs.

Additional information

Knife Size

13" (330mm)

Blade Material

High Carbon Blue Steel #1

Bolster Material

Water Buffalo Horn (color varies)

Edge Angle

Single Edged

Grade

Aonamiuchi

Handle Shape

Octagonal

Handle Material

Ebony

HRC

63-64

Knife Style

Yanagi

Saya Cover

Natural Magnolia Wood

Stain Resistant

No

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