Yanagiba White steel #2 Polished Octagonal Buffalo Magnolia Handle 210mm-MUSASHI
Yanagiba White steel #2 Polished Octagonal Buffalo Magnolia Handle 210mm-MUSASHI
Yanagiba White steel #2 Polished Octagonal Buffalo Magnolia Handle 210mm-MUSASHI
Yanagiba White steel #2 Polished Octagonal Buffalo Magnolia Handle 210mm-MUSASHI
Yanagiba White steel #2 Polished Octagonal Buffalo Magnolia Handle 210mm-MUSASHI
Yanagiba White steel #2 Polished Octagonal Buffalo Magnolia Handle 210mm-MUSASHI
Yanagiba White steel #2 Polished Octagonal Buffalo Magnolia Handle 210mm-MUSASHI
Yanagiba White steel #2 Polished Octagonal Buffalo Magnolia Handle 210mm-MUSASHI

Yanagiba White steel #2 Polished Octagonal Buffalo Magnolia Handle 210mm

Regular price ¥20,800 ¥20,800

Knife name: Yanagiba
Material: White steel #2/Shirogami No.2
Finish: Damascus
Handle: Octagonal Buffalo Magnolia Handle
Blade type: Single-edged
Blade length: 210mm
Origin: Sakai City in Osaka Prefecture

Traditional Japanese knife with a long and thin blade, which was originally used for cutting thin slices of raw fish - yes, sushi! Nowadays it can also be used for cutting large pieces of meat (especially for steaks) due to its long, thin blade. Typical Sashimi Bocho knives are between 240-360mm long and, according to some chefs, can be used for different kitchen tasks which require precision. Some of the distinguishing features of Sashimi Bocho knives are a Japanese handle and a chisel ground blade with an extremely small angle. Most famous Sashimi Bocho named Yanagiba. The expression “yanagiba” in Japan means “a willow”, as the blade of the knife resembles a willow leaf.

Shirogami No.2 has minimal impurities and a very fine grain structure, so it is ideal for fine cutting tools such as Japanese traditional-style knives. Despite being a ‘simple’ carbon steel, Shirogami No.2 has very good edge retention and it is also very easy to re-sharpen. Recommended for first-time users of Japanese traditional-style knives.
C 1.05-1.15%

Migaki (Polished) line of knives feature beautiful edge geometry and are quite thin behind the edge and at the spine. They have an excellent cutting feel and are light and feel very nimble and comfortable in the hand.

-NOTICE-
■Please do not use the knife in a twisting motion.
■Please use the correct knife when cutting bone, frozen or hard items.
■Please note that the images are of the sample products. Colour, weight, pattern and size can differ as each product is handmade.
■Please use a soft plastic or wooden cutting board to protect the blades edge.
■Please don't heat or cool rapidly as it may change the structure of the steel.
■Please don't hesitate to contact us for further enquiries.

Customer Reviews

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r
roque

razor sharp out of the box

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Jeffrey

Great handling, stiff blade, stays sharp, multi-purpose. Considering getting the larger one now, too.

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Aaron

Perfect yanagiba for everyday use

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Timothy

The knife is nicely balanced and very sharp. I like the knife and the price point was nice as well.

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Michael

So far I have really enjoyed using my new knife. Nice and sharp right out of the box!

Product Features

Handmade Forging

With the traditional forging process, the molecules of the iron material are finely tuned, leading to the completion of a "living kitchen knife" that breathes.

Durability

The process of heating and forging each material for mold making is repeated three or four times to quickly shape the blade and create durability before the carbon is released from the steel causing it to lose its original strength.

Sharpness

The blade is the most important factor in achieving the best possible sharpness. It is polished in our own blade factory to produce uncompromising sharpness.

Handle

The highest priority is placed on sturdiness, a sense of luxury, and a shape that is easy to grip and does not cause fatigue even after long hours of use.

Material
Sharpness
Rust-resistant
Hardness
Sharpening
VG-10★★★★
★★★★★★★★★★★
Sliver steel #3
★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
White steel #1
★★★★★★★★★★★★
White steel #2
★★★★★★★★★★★
Blue steel #1
★★★★★★★★★★★★★
Blue steel #2
★★★★★★★★★★★★★
Aogami Super
★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★

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