Takayuki Iwai Blue Steel No.2 Kurouchi Finish Santoku Japanese Chef Knife 165mm
Our hand crafted stock is extremely limited. Purchase now to avoid any delays!
The Takayuki Iwai Santoku Knife series is made from Aogami No. 2 steel and with Kurouchi finish to prevent the blade from rusting. Takayuki Iwai knives are made by hands; they don’t use machines to mass produce because they believe that machine-made knives are less superior than those that are hand made. For Takayuki Iwai, it is quality first.
Knife Type: Santoku (All purpose knife )
Material: Aogami 2go (Blue steel No.2)
Blade Length: 165mm
Steel Type: Stainless
*Please note: No saya sheaths are currently available for this knife.
Use & Care
- Do not attempt to cut, hit or chop frozen products or bones. The blade can chip or break.
- Hand wash with warm water and towel dry.
- Use a sharpening stone to maintain the sharpness of the blade.
We can change the blade length according to your preference.
It usually takes 2 –4 weeks for us to restock should this item is not available.
Japanny.com is the sole distributor of Takayuki Iwai knives outside Japan.
-- Process of making a Japanese knife --
-- Hand forging a Japanese knife (with GoPro!) --