Classic // Kiritsuke Knife // 8"
In Japan, the Kiritsuke is used for all the tasks for which you'd use a chef's knife. Known as the master chef's knife, it offers top cutting performance and versatility. With its straighter edge, the Shun Classic 8-inch Kiritsuke is ideal for slicing and push cuts. Julienne, dice, or brunoise vegetables with ease. It's also an excellent choice for cleaning and portioning boneless proteins, and particularly fish. It slices cooked proteins easily and gracefully. Once you try it, you'll find yourself reaching for your Shun Classic Kiritsuke more and more often.
The Shun Classic line features beautiful Damascus-clad blades and D-shaped ebony PakkaWood® handles, along with razor-sharp blades offering top performance. Shun's proprietary high-performance VG-MAX steel, which provides incredible edge retention, is clad with Damascus stainless steel, then ground and bead-blasted, revealing the 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 behold. The Shun Classic line also offers you the widest assortment of both traditional culinary blade shapes and cutting-edge designs, so you can always find the right knife for the task.
- ColorsBlack, Silver
High Carbon Japanese Vg Max Stainless Steel, Pakkawood, 68 Layer Damascus
16.25"L x 3.25"W x .1.25"H
— Warranty: Manufacturer's Lifetime-Limited
— Full Tang
— Blade Length: 8"
— Blade Material: VG-MAX/Damascus Cladding
— Blade Hardness: 60-62 HRC
— Blade Type: Fixed
— Handle Material: PakkaWood
— Overall Length: 13.5"
— Weight: 4.8 oz
*Continental US only. Surcharges apply to HI, AK and Canada
Shipping AvailabilityUnited States
Shipping PolicyFREE Shipping (contiguous US)
Ship InLess than 1 week
Return PolicyFinal sale, not eligible for return or cancellation