Producing Area: Sakai-Osaka/ Japan
Steel Type: Carbon Steel
Steel: Yasuki White (Shirogami) #2, Soft Iron Clad
Handle: Ho Wood & Buffalo Horn Ferrule Right Handed D-Shape
Hand Orientation: Right Handed
- This knife is made from carbon steel, you should not use it to cut frozen food as it may chip.
- Don’t wash it in dishwasher and aggressive chemicals.
- Dry the knife with a soft cloth after use to avoid rust formation.
- Use sharpening stones to sharpen the knives (also read about initial sharpening option).
For more information take a look in our support section.
Morihei is a knife and whetstone supplier located in Asakusabashi, Tokyo. They have been a part of the industry for over 100 years, including the predecessor of Morihei “Oguro-Morihei-Shouten“. At one point in time, more than 20 groups of blacksmiths and sharpeners were working exclusively under Morihei. They are one of the only companies in Japan with a long-standing history of relationships with blacksmiths and whetstone and natural stone makers that still exists today.