Shun Classic 6" Utility & 8" Hollow-Ground Chef's 2 Piece Starter Knife Set. The Shun Classic line features beautiful Damascus-clad blades and D-shaped ebony PakkaWood handles. Yet behind these handcrafted knives' beauty is function: 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. In size, the Shun Classic 6-in.
Utility Knife is between a chefs knife and a paring knife, but its blade is narrower and straighter. It's perfect for a multitude of small tasks where more precise cuts are needed, such as trimming broccoli, green beans, or other smaller vegetables. Some cooks like to use it in their hand, tooalmost like a large paring knife. Others like its smaller size as an alternative to the chefs knife. Its very slightly curved belly enables it to do moderate rocking cuts.Its nimble enough to peel an onion in hand, then slice it up in short order. Utility knives are sometimes called sandwich knives because they work well on almost everything that goes into a sandwichfrom thin-skinned vegetables such as tomatoes, to meats and cheeses.
If you have only one kitchen knife, the Shun Classic 8-in. Chef's Knife is the one to have. This one is extra-special because of the hollow-ground indentations on the side of the blade.
They create small air pockets that reduce friction when cutting, making it easier to glide through the cut. If youve had problems with sticking, try a hollow-ground blade.Otherwise, use the Shun Classic 8-in. Chef's Knife as you would any other chefs knifefor slicing, dicing, and chopping small to medium-sized fruits, vegetables, and other foods. With its curved belly, the Chef's knife can be gently "rocked" through fresh herbs or spices to produce a very fine mince. Hand-sharpened 16° double-bevel blade (32° comprehensive). Steel: Proprietary VG-MAX cutting core, 34 layers each side (68 total) stainless Damascus cladding.
The item "Shun Classic 6 Utility & 8 Hollow-Ground Chef's 2 Piece Starter Knife Set NEW" is in sale since Thursday, June 20, 2019. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Kitchen, Dining & Bar\Flatware, Knives & Cutlery\Kitchen & Steak Knives". The seller is "moderntrendy" and is located in Whittier, California.
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