Sakai Takayuki have a long and distinguished history of excellent knives. Using expertise that has been passed down generations, they have produced a superb hand-forged collection of shirogami 3 knives.
SHAPE: Mukimono. A Japanese single bevel knife used traditionally for creating decorative garnishing. The thin pointed tip making it perfect for intricate work.
STEEL: Shirogami 3, the lowest carbon count out of the shirogami series. It has lower finished hardness which makes it tough ("less chippy") and easy to sharpen
HANDLE: D-shaped Magnolia handle, plastic ferrule. (Right handed)
MAKER: Sakai Takayuki
BEST FOR: Creating decorative garnishes - you'll be whipping up a watermelon swan in no time.
SAUNDERS SAYS: "The thin drop tip really helps with fine control. A fun knife for that finer work"