▼Product Information This Sori Yanagi Damascus steel kitchen knife has 37 layers. As you can see, it makes a beautiful Hamon (blade pattern) on the surface and looks like a Katana (sword). Also this knife has great durability thanks to being sharpened by Japanese skillful craftsman. ・Lightweight ・Difficult to rust ・Sharpened by Japan craftsman ・Beautiful Hamon blade pattern on surface ▼Size & Material Blade length: 7.08” Material: Blade: 37-Layer Damascus steel Handle: 18/8 Stainless steel ▼Use/Handling ・Dishwasher safe
▼Background Sori Yanagi was a Japanese product designer who was active in the high-growth period in Japan. He developed Japanese modern design. His kitchen product design series was started from stainless cutlery in 1974 and expanded to kettles, pans and bowls.
His design concept is beauty in simplicity and additional small ideas that functions for friendly-use. All his designed cookware has these elements. As most of his cookware looks very simple, you may not tell the differences or benefits when you compare with similar cooking items, but almost all users will say that once you use SORI YANAGI designed cookware, you cannot go back to using others because of the high quality and user-friendliness. Some people say cookware is just cookware for daily use and they don't mind its quality. However, his popular cookware, such as Nambu Tekki cast iron pots & pans, kettles, kitchen knives and bowl/strainers are perfectly designed and made in Japan by true craftsmen. You can use Sori Yanagi cookware for many years and you will love Japan-made quality and his original design concepts.