Santoku is named from the ability of cooking of meat, a fish, and vegetables to be performed. "San" means "3" ."toku" means the "kind" or "Virtue" .
Manaka's Santoku hocho is the kitchen knife in which the blacksmith did handmade. The trace struck to the proof can be grasped.It is a kitchen knife a craftsman's skill and efforts can be seen. In MANAKA, in order to use a good price, superfluous packing is avoided.