Japanese nakiri knife

Kai Wasabi Nakiri Knife 16.5cm

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This Japanese Nakiri knife is the ultimate vegetable knife!

Perfect combination of Japanese tradition and the latest technology

Blade made of Daido 1K6 high-carbon stainless steel

Hardened at 58 degrees Rockwell to have high endurance

Black, ergonomic handle with an Oriental design


Kai Wasabi Nakiri Knife 16.5cm

This knife has a blade made of Daido 1K6 high-carbon stainless steel blade. It was hardened at 58 degrees Rockwell, and, according to the Rockwell hardness scale, all items with values above 55 degrees are considered to have an exceptional hardness. This allows the knife to have higher endurance and greater durability. However, in order to maintain the blade under its best conditions, we highly recommend not to wash this knife in the dishwasher machine. 

The handle is made of polypropylene and bamboo powder. This last material provides the knife with hygienic properties, because the bamboo parts have natural anti-bacterial properties. In addition, the length of the handle is 12.7 centimeters, and it has an Oriental design that is suitable for both left and right-handed people.

The KAI Wasabi Black Nakiri Knife has an elegant look thanks to its black handle and its polished blade. In fact, these two characteristics are found in all kitchen knives from the KAI Wasabi Black series.