KAI Pure Komachi HD Knife Set Product Review Details. The Kasumi Japanese Chefâs Knife honours this legacy by producing knives suitable to those same standards created so long ago. UPDATE: Fast forward a year and a half, and I am still using these knives. Every single one is super sharp, and they are the perfect size and heft. To make honing to the correct 16° Shun angle easier, the Shun Combination Honing Steel has a built-in 16° angle guide on the handle. Continuous innovation and a constant drive for aesthetic design give KAI kitchen knives their unmistakable and global reputation. $67.81. *Due to YouTubeâs new monetization policies, I can no longer make money off of my videos. KAI was created in 1908 in the knife centre of the world: Seki. 1. The knife comes with a stainless steel blade and plastic handle. The price I had gotten it for was also Amazing! Reviewed in the United States on October 28, 2018. If your looking for a nice, good quality, great price knife do yourself a favor and purchase this knife. The blade is a little thicker than my Kai Pure Komachi knives which could be good or bad depending on your intended use. This coating is food safe. The Classic line offers different shapes of knives blades. The pictures online don't do these knives justice. Kai Wasabi Chef Knife - Duration: 5:39. First, I'm giving this 4 stars instead of 5, because mine had a small chip in the edge out of the package. The Komachi HD knives prevent food from sticking on the knives when cutting, slicing, or dicing. I look at the chips as adding character and reach for these knives any time I have a lot of chopping to do. And they are cute and a great conversation starter of all chefs!! Love, love, love it! There's a problem loading this menu right now. The bright colors of the Kai Pure Komachi knives make them as pleasant to look at as they are to use. Our next pick is the Kai Wasabi Yanagiba 8 1/4-inch sushi knife which performs every bit as beautifully as it looks. I absolutely love this knife set...I purchased the santoku hollow ground before I ordered the set, so I had an idea of what I was getting, but I was still blown away. The Kai Luna may turn out to be an okay knife line for the price but don't buy based on the questions/answers and reviews here - or thinking it was made in Japan. Well, Kai Corporation, the makers of Shun knives have. Kershaw Knives was first started in 1974 by Pete Kershaw, formerly of Gerber Knives.Pete wanted to make his own cutlery based on his own designs, so he launched his own company in Portland, Oregon. One word of caution, as there is no storage block or bin, you will want to keep them in a drawer where children or adults are not rummaging through as cut fingers will result - keep Bandaids on hand!!! We carry three ranges offering knives for every purpose as well as sharpening tools and accessories. Shun knives lines. Easily cleaned and comfortable to work with. Disclaimer: As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. The JapanBargain S-1553 Knife has a blade length of nine and 1/8 inches, and it comes equipped with a 14-inch wooden handle. While fine European knives can require honing after each use, Shun's harder steel means you can hone just once a week or so, depending on your level of use. MSRP: $165.00 $124.00. Caring for Your Cutlery: * Handwashing and drying are recommended * Do not cut frozen food with these knives * Do not use scouring pads, steel, or â¦ Sheaths for each knife included. Beautiful knives, but what I got was a little different to what I ordered, with 3 of the 8 knives being different! Somehow reviews/questions for these for these two very different knife brands and models have been combined. When it comes to combining the old samurai tradition with the modern techniques of knife manufacturing processes, KAI is probably the best brand in the whole world. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Get it in front of 160+ million buyers. The knife comes with a stainless steel blade and plastic handle. Shun Classic. Reviewed in the United States on January 4, 2017 The questions and reviews for this knife are apparently all (except the two 2016 reviews) of a set of 6 higher quality knives that were made in Japan.