In keeping with the current trend for knives with a hammer finish, we present here a range of hand made knives by master nokaji Hasegawa san. This collection provides the best of both the Hasegawa and Zanmai Elite knives. Sharpness, Easy Maintenance, Edge Endurance and Comfort.
The Octagonal handle with a hand-beaten blade will satisfy the most demanding user.Naikiri: The edge of this shape is almost flat for the entire length and is the consummate knife for the preparation of vegetables. The wide rectangular blade is ideal for scooping and the best shape for vertical chopping of hard and dense foods like cabbages, celeriac etc. Function – Vegetable knife. For Slicing, Dicing and Mincing of vegetables. Normal length – 160mm to 180mm Tip: A few models have a completely flat edge with no curve so if you need to roll cut as well as vertically chop (to Julienne or Chiffonade herbs) select a model that has a slight curve towards the tip. This is the ‘uber’ knife for vegetables.