Shun Knives & Classic Cutlery Sets

Shun Ken Onion Utility Knife

Kitchen Stainless Steel Cutlery VG-10 5 Inch

Shun Ken Onion Utility Knife | Kitchen Stainless Steel Cutlery VG-10 5 Inch

If you can get past the non traditional aesthetic, there's actually a lot tolike about this Ken Onion design from Shun.

The handle is appreciably beefyfor a small knife, a touch which I find particularly appealing, as mostsmaller Japanese knives have handles which feel undersized in my hands. Themodified offset ...





Kai USA Shun Steel Slicing Knife

9-Inch Damascus VG-10 Stainless

Kai USA Shun Steel Slicing Knife | 9-Inch Damascus VG-10 Stainless

The all steel design of this 9" cutting edge Damascus stainless steel carving knife from Shun Cutlery uses methods similar to those that created the best samurai swords. The result is a traditional knife with superior edge holding and cutting ability, and a look good enough for dining service.

Shun's ...





Kai USA Shun Classic Left Handed Bread Knife

Damascus Stainless Steel 9 Inch VG-10

Kai USA Shun Classic Left Handed Bread Knife | Damascus Stainless Steel 9 Inch VG-10

With a PakkaWood handle built for lefties, this Shun Classic 9 Inch Damascus Stainless Steel Bread Knife retains all the fine features of that high quality modern cutlery. The D-shaped handle, made from layers of resin saturated birchwood, is oriented for left handed grips.

Using some of the techniques ...





Kai Shun Vegetable Knife

Alton’s Angles | Stainless Steel VG-10 Damascus 3 1/2 Inch

Kai Shun Vegetable Knife | Alton’s Angles | Stainless Steel VG-10 Damascus 3 1/2 Inch

Beautifully constructed of solid stainless steel with a blade forged in the famous Shun Damascus pattern, this small vegetable chopping knife has the raised handle design created by Chef Alton Brown. Chef Brown liked the quality and efficiency of Shun cutlery but found that his hands were too large to ...





Kai USA Shun Scalloped Slicing Knife

Damascus Stainless Steel 9 Inch Cutlery

Kai USA Shun Scalloped Slicing Knife | Damascus Stainless Steel 9 Inch Cutlery

If you understand a few technical things about steel, when you look at this Damascus stainless steel carving knife with 9" blade from Shun it's hard to even imagine anything about it could be less than perfect. The blend of modern materials and traditional design is so good, ...





Kai USA Shun Portable Leather Roll Up Knife Case

Kitchen Cutlery Storage

Kai USA Shun Portable Leather Roll Up Knife Case | Kitchen Cutlery Storage

At last, a professional Chef's knife case you can trust--knife rolls may be the more common solution to traveling with cutlery, but soft-sided cases don't always mix well with fragile modern blades. This rugged fabric and leather roll-up from Shun solves most of the problems with a design that ...





Kai USA Shun Kitchen Knife Sharpening Steel

Kai USA Shun Kitchen Knife Sharpening Steel

The VG-10 stainless steel used for the cutting edge and core layer of Shun's Classic series Damascus blades is too hard for effective honing with an ordinary sharpening steel. Excessive pressure can even chip the fine edge, and the recommended method of sharpening this fine cutlery is a flat ...





Shun Classic VG-10 Bread Knife

Japanese Kitchen Damascus Stainless 9 Inch

Shun Classic VG-10 Bread Knife | Japanese Kitchen Damascus Stainless 9 Inch

Shun Cutlery's Classic 9 inch Bread Knife shows us a simple answer to the old problem of how to slice bread and pastry. The samurai steel principles used to make this knife solve that problem like a sword dividing a silk cloth. You have to use one to ...





Shun Alton’s Angles VG-10 Chef’s Knife

Kitchen 8 Inch Stainless Damascus Steel

Shun Alton’s Angles VG-10 Chef’s Knife | Kitchen 8 Inch Stainless Damascus Steel

I will not steer you away from this knife--it's a Shun knife, in their VG-10 Damascus layered steel pattern. I doubt that anyone can say there's a better practical cutting edge around. I do have some concerns about the handle, though.

First, let me list all the good ...





Kai USA Shun Chef’s Knife

Kitchen Cutlery | Stainless Steel Damascus 8 Inch VG-10

Kai USA Shun Chef’s Knife | Kitchen Cutlery | Stainless Steel Damascus 8 Inch VG-10

If you don't own a Shun already, it's hard to imagine how this Chef's Knife in polished stainless and Damascus layered steel could not become the favorite knife in your kitchen. Using the methods that created the best of the old Samurai swords, Shun Cutlery of Seki City, Japan, has ...





Shun Elite SG-2 Utility Knife

Kitchen Cutlery Powdered Stainless Steel 6 Inch

Shun Elite SG-2 Utility Knife | Kitchen Cutlery Powdered Stainless Steel 6 Inch

The Shun Elite SG-2 steel Utility knife is not the multi-purpose kitchen tool many people use for everything from slicing tomatoes to prying the lids off cans. The slicing work suits it fine, but there's a lot that's different about this knife.

Made from very hard SG-2 powdered stainless steel, ...





Kai USA Shun Classic Carving Knife

Damascus Stainless Steel 8 Inch VG-10

Kai USA Shun Classic Carving Knife | Damascus Stainless Steel 8 Inch VG-10

From Shun's Classic series, this Pakka wood handled Damascus stainless steel Carving Knife brings style and efficiency to a knife that is both fine serving ware and a rugged kitchen tool.

The D-style handle, with a flattened side for better grip, has the look of fine ebony but is created ...





Japanese Shun Chef’s Slicing Knife, Damascus Classic

Stainless VG-10 Steel, 10 Inch

Japanese Shun Chef’s Slicing Knife, Damascus Classic | Stainless VG-10 Steel, 10 Inch

One of the best and most versatile knives you can get, the Shun Classic Chef's Knife is the familiar Western "cook's knife" pattern, but better. Made in Seki City, Japan, the Damascus style blades of Shun Classic knives show the same expertise as the best of the old Samurai swords, ...





Kai USA Shun Steel Chinese Chef’s Knife

Kitchen 7 3/4 Inch Full Tang Damascus

Kai USA Shun Steel Chinese Chef’s Knife | Kitchen 7 3/4 Inch Full Tang Damascus

What looks like a meat cleaver to Western cooks is actually the Asian equivalent of the Cook's Knife--the all purpose vegetable prep knife we've all used for slicing, dicing, mincing and more. Shun's Steel Chinese Chef's Knife, with a blade edge 7 3/4" long and much thinner ...





Kai USA Shun Tomato Knife

Kitchen Full Tang Damascus Stainless 6 Inch Utility

Kai USA Shun Tomato Knife | Kitchen Full Tang Damascus Stainless 6 Inch Utility

I want so much to like this knife. Shun makes great knives, not ordinary knives, and this six inch cutting edge utility knife in Shun's famous modern version of Damascus steel is no exception. The light weight but strong blade with a VG-10 core and 32 supporting layers ...





Kai USA Shun Gokujo Boning Knife

Japanese Kitchen Cutlery 6 Inch Full Tang

Kai USA Shun Gokujo Boning Knife | Japanese Kitchen Cutlery 6 Inch Full Tang

The Shun Steel Gokujo Boning Knife from Kai USA applies the legendary flexibility and edge holding ability of samurai sword technology to the task of boning meat, poultry, and even fish. This 6 inch blade with seamless stainless steel handle, bolster and end cap uses a central core ...





Shun Pro Yanagiba Sushi Knife

Japanese Kitchen Cutlery | 10 5/8 Inch VG-10 Full Tang

Shun Pro Yanagiba Sushi Knife | Japanese Kitchen Cutlery | 10 5/8 Inch VG-10 Full Tang

Usually chosen forĀ filletingĀ medium sized fish, or for preparing delicate cuts of raw seafood for sushi, the "willow leaf" Yanagi Ba easily crosses the cultural gap to perform consistently precise cuts on tender American roasts and poultry.

This, like many fine Japanese knives, is not a simple blade. Forged from VG-10 ...





Shun Kaji Cleaver

SG-2 Damascus Steel | Japanese Kitchen Knife

Shun Kaji Cleaver | SG-2 Damascus Steel | Japanese Kitchen Knife

This fine cleaver from Shun Cutlery's line of modern Damascus steel gourmet blades could be one of the finest kitchen knives you'll ever own. In the average Asian kitchen some version of this versatile 7" cutting edge length cleaver may even be the only style of knife in use. ...





Shun Kaji Damascus Steel Steak Knife 4 pc Set

Full Tang Cutlery

Shun Kaji Damascus Steel Steak Knife 4 pc Set | Full Tang Cutlery

A set of four beautiful steak knives from state of the art manufacturer Shun Cutlery, these 5" blades set in laminated black PakkaWood handles and accented with polished stainless steel bolsters far exceed anyone's practical expectations. The ripples marks of the slender but strong blades show the layers ...





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