Shun Premier Blonde 8" Chef's Knife

SKU: 3268939
  • New
Small Parcel - Courier
$284.00

Handcrafted in Japan, the Shun Premier Blonde collection is distinguished by hand-hammered blades that evoke the artistry of traditional hand-forged knives and light-hued PakkaWood handles that provide a modern look. This chef's knife is a true kitchen workhorse designed for comfort, ease of use and razor-sharp performance. Use it for everything from slicing meat to chopping fresh vegetables.

  • Blade features core of extremely hard VG-MAX "super steel" clad on each side with 34 microthin layers of stainless-steel.
  • Striking hand-hammered finish (tsuchime in Japanese) reduces drag when cutting and helps quickly release food from blade.
  • Blonde-finished PakkaWood handle has two-position design, providing trigger grip for pull cuts and perfect balance point for pinch grip.
  • Stainless-steel end cap embossed with Shun logo adds stability, strength and wide weight distribution from end to end.
  • Handcrafted in Japan.
  • 8" blade, 4 1/2" handle.
  • 7.3 oz.
  • Handcrafted in Japan.

Use

  • Always use caution when handling sharp objects.
  • Avoid cutting on hard surfaces such as stone, metal and glass.
  • It is not advisable to use any knife but a meat cleaver to cut through bone, as other blades can be easily damaged.

Care

  • Hand-wash with warm water and mild detergent. Rinse and dry immediately.
  • Avoid cleaners containing bleach and citrus extracts.
  • Sharpen as needed. With regular use and honing once a week, knife should not need sharpening more than once or twice a year.
  • Sharpen knife at home using whetstone or sharpener designed to sharpen at 16° angle or have it sharpened by a professional.
  • Store knife in safe place to protect edge and prevent injury.

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