Yoshihiro Gin-San Damascus Yanagi-Kiritsuke

Yoshihiro Gin-San Damascus Yanagi-Kiritsuge
Kiritsuke translates to cut off and refers here to the leaf shaped tip. Our Yoshihiro Yanagi-Kiritsuge has a beautiful Damascus pattern, Japanese Rosewood octagon handle with a Water Buffalo horn bolster affixed and a White Oak Saya cover. Its long slender blade and single-bevel make for cutting sushi, sashimi and rolls effortless.This Gin-san Damascus is a high performing stainless steel. Its beautiful wavy pattern is developed by Yoshihiro master blade-smiths using traditional forge welding methods mixed with modern techniques and adding strengthening elements of Carbon, Chromium, Manganese, Phosphorus, Sulfur and Silicon. The result is a knife that sharpens with ease and holds its edge. Yoshihiro's Gin-san Damascus is extremely user friendly, and is a popular blade choice for single-bevel knives among all ranks of chefs. Picture shown in 30cm, available sizes 27cm and 30cm.

  • Material: Gin-San Damascus Stainless Steel
  • Grade: Forge folded, forge welded
  • Size: 27cm/10.62 inch, 30cm/11.81 inch
  • Bolster Material: Water buffalo horn
  • Rockwell Hardness Scale: HRC 60
  • Knife Type: Yanagi-Kiritsuke
  • Stainless: Yes
  • Handle: Japanese, Rosewood Octagon
  • Wood Saya Cover: Included
  • Edge Angle: Japanese, Single-Bevel
  • Origin: Manufactured in Sakai, Japan

Collections: Japanese

Type: Yanagi-Kiritsuke


Free shipping on orders over $20!

Free shipping inside the US for orders over $20! Sign up for our newsletter for discounts, product arrival and current events info.  We promise to only send you cool and interesting things. No Junk!