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Mr. Itou Nakiri 175mm "Abalone"

Product code - IT5

This handmade, Damascus Nakiri (175mm) by Mr. Itou is ideal on larger vegetables such as butternut squash. It is perfect for shredding lettuce and cabbage due to its deep rectangular blade. It is the traditional vegetable knife.

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Mr. Hiroo Itou knives barely needs an introduction, his knives are works of art. All Mr. Itou's knives are completely handmade and unique. Famous for their colourful handles, these knives are also made with R2 powdered steel in the core to ensure not only a sharp but easy to sharpen knife edge (Rockwell hardness HRC 62). These knives are one off pieces and not easy to get hold of, we cannot guarantee a stock at all times. This handmade, Damascus Nakiri (175mm) by Mr. Itou is ideal on larger vegetables such as butternut squash. It also perfect for shredding lettuce and cabbage due to its deep rectangular blade. The Nakiri is the traditional vegetable knife in Japan. Abalone handle.
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