Japanese Knives

7 Best Damascus Knife Sets

Damascus steel is truly beautiful. It’s one of the main reasons it’s so renowned and desired. But damascus isn’t just forged for its beauty, these traditionally Japanese steels are also extremely strong and offer some flexibility, preventing them from shattering whilst being able to retain an extremely sharp edge. Once used for master weaponry forging, …

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What Is a Nakiri Knife

Home cooks are getting more and more interested in Japanese knife design. But it can be a somewhat confusing world. Japanese knives are full of designs that have been made specifically for one purpose. They are often quite different in appearance to what you might expect from a western knife. One such Japanese knife is …

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