You don't have to be a master chef to appreciate the beauty and precision cutting power that the Shun Premier 8 in. Chefs Knife embodies. This knife looks as good as it cuts, with a handsome walnut oblong pakkawood handle that rests comfortably in your hand. The Shun-embossed end cap adds balance and helps you navigate the knife easily through various chopping tasks. Constructed from VG10 cutting core and Damascus pattern clad with 16 layers of stainless-steel on each side, this knife has been formed by folding, welding, grinding, and then polishing all 32 layers for to create a blade that demonstrates exquisitely precise handling. The hammered finish not only adds a striking visual appeal, but is crafted to release food easily when cutting. Master chef or just master of your kitchen, you'll love how these knives seem to amplify your chopping, mincing, and slicing abilities, as well as your culinary reputation.
About KAI USA Ltd.
For more than 100 years, the highly skilled artisans of KAI USA Ltd., home of Kershaw knives and Shun cutlery, have been producing blades of unparalleled quality in the spirit of the legendary swords smiths of Japan. For more than three generations, they have been dedicated to listening to the voices of customers and providing products that contribute to a more tasteful life. Incredibly sharp edges partnered with a stunning aesthetic set Shun and Kershaw knives apart from others. A tradition of excellence combined with the newest technology and advanced materials makes every knife a functional work of art.