[MINAMOTO-IZUMIMASA] Santoku hocho 180mm Blue paper 32 layer [MIM181001]
Our Selling Price: 30,000JPY (not include VAT & TAX)
The Santoku hocho has two meaning. One is "three virtues", another is "three uses". You can be against a wide range of materials, such as how to cut a variety of meat and fish and vegetables. The word refers to the three cutting tasks which the knife performs well, slicing, dicing and mincing. Santoku 180mm is the size of the most common. It is easy to use and practical. If you care of blade to prevent chipping (not twist), you will be able to use over a long period of time.
Folded nine times while applying heat to the soft iron and steel, which is madeof 32 layers bullion. Feature is a pattern there is only one in the world. It is called "SUMINAGASHI" pattern is to be made in this way. SUMINAGASHI of MINAMOTO-IZUMIMASA is particularly beautiful, are getting a lot of praise from professional cook.
It is edged many times in the manufacturing process, this knife is to remove the distortion many times. Blade straight, and even more attractive your food thoroughly.
This is a very beautiful kitchen knife, it would be good knife to cook in front of the customer. Particularly popular in sushi chef and so on.
After receiving an order, in order to produce, it will be necessity about 3 weeks for longest to send.
|Product List of MINAMOTO-IZUMIMASA|
|Product name||Edge material||Base material||Finish||Handle material|
|Mirror and cherry||White paper steel No.2||Mirror Polish||Octagon / Ebony|
|All blue paper with mirror||Blue paper steel No.2||Mirror Polish||Octagon / Ebony|
|All white paper||White paper steel No.2||Hon-yaki Polish||Octagon / Magnolia|
|Blue paper 16 or 32 layer
|Blue paper steel No.2||Soft iron & steel||Genuine Haze Polish||Octagon / Ebony|
|Blue paper foged||Blue paper steel No.2||Soft iron||Genuine Haze Polish||Octagon / Magnolia|
|White paper foged||White paper steel No.2||Soft iron||Genuine Haze Polish||Round / Magnolia|
|For home use||White paper steel No.2||Soft iron||Haze Polish||Round / Magnolia|
|SAVIN||V10 GOLD (Stainless)||SUS440||Genuine Haze Polish||Octagon / Magnolia|
|Silver paper foged||Silver paper steel No.3
|Stainless||Genuine Haze Polish||Octagon / Magnolia|
About a maker, MINAMOTO-IZUMIMASA = Matsuo edges factory ( SAKAI, OSAKA pref )
The top of master name is Yoshiaki Matsuo (photo). His skills gained from long experience are used in high-grade products. Kyohei Matsuo and Tsubasa Matsuo are Yoshiaki's cousin. They are also masters of kitchen knife griding.
* MATSUO edges factory has still a repertoire of size and material. If you want another material or another size, please let me know your request.
The notes on use about Santoku hocho 180mm Blue paper 32 layer [MINANMOTO-IZUMIMASA]
* Please do not twist.
* You can cut anything other than hard. (For example, other than bone)
* It rusts for a steel part. Please wipe after use well.
* Please grind with a whetstone, if it becomes difficult to cut.
* If edged tool oil is applied, it will last long more.
|Producing district||Sakai, Japan [MINAMOTO-IZUMIMASA = MATSUO edges factory]|
|Handedness||both (Handle is optimized to right-handed)|
|Full Length||about 320mm = 12.60 inch|
|Edge length||180 mm =7.09 inch|
|Material||Soft iron & steel|
|Edge material||Blue paper steel No.2|