|•||Proprietary VG-MAX cutting core with 34-layers (each side) and stainless Damascus cladding|
|•||Rockwell Hardness: 60-61; hand-sharpened Japanese double-bevel blade angle 16° (each side)|
|•||D-shaped ebony PakkaWood handle is strong, durable and resists moisture|
|•||Full tang provides strength and balance; hand wash with gentle dish soap|
|•||Handcrafted in Seki, Japan with a limited lifetime warranty|
The Shun Classic Wide Blade Sumo Santoku Knife is an astonishingly efficient slicing knife. The Sumo Santoku's blade is 30% wider and 0.5-inches longer than the standard Santoku. This wider blade allows effortless slicing of even thicker foods, such as potatoes or beets. The extra-wide blade also makes it easy to scoop up prepared food for quick transfer to the cooking pot or pan. The beautiful knife includes a bamboo stand for easy display on your kitchen counter.
The Shun Classic line features beautiful Damascus-clad blades with D-shaped ebony PakkaWood handles. The razor-sharp blades offer top performance. Shun's proprietary high-performance VG-MAX steel provides incredible edge retention. Blades are handcrafted of durable clad with Damascus stainless steel, ground and bead-blasted creating a flowing pattern of the layered steel. The result is a line of knives that are sharp, durable, and corrosion resistant, as well as beautiful to hold. Handcrafted in Seki, Japan with a limited lifetime warranty.