This is a Great Starter Knife Set and makes a Great Gift!
The Difference between
"German Style Knives"
"Asian Style Knives"
is that German style were made for Chopping like Viking Warriors made their weapons
Asian Style Knives were made in the fashion that Asian Warriors Swords were and are made, for Slicing!
Choosing your correct Knife is an important part of Cooking.
- 3 piece starter knife set in the premier collection by shun
- Set includes: 4-in. Paring Knife, 6.5-in. Utility Knife, 8-in. Chef's Knife
- Features layered damascus steel with a striking, hand-hammered finish (known as 'tsuchime' in japanese)
- Hand-hammered finish reduces drag when cutting, keeping foods from sticking to the knife blade
Details: The Shun Premier 3 Piece Starter Set is the ultimate starter set for any chef: one 8-inch chef's knife, a 5-inch utility knife and a 3-inch paring knife; you’re ready for any task. Elegant and beautiful, the Shun Premier line of knives are unlike any knives you've owned. Featuring layered Damascus steel for strength, the hand-hammered finish (known as 'tsuchime' in Japanese) lends not only to the beauty, but creates the hollow-ground feature that reduces knife-drag and prevents food from sticking to the blade. The gorgeous Pakkawood handles in walnut finish are both sleek and stylish, and are shaped to fit the palm of your hand in a variety of secure and comfortable grips. The Shun logo is embossed on the end cap, making these knives beautiful in and out of the knife block. Incredibly thin, sharp blades, stylish finishing details and created in the Japanese styling that Shun is famous for, you know your Premier line of knives will work just as hard as you do in your kitchen, and be around for generations to come. Hand washing recommended; limited lifetime warranty.
Package Dimensions: 15.5 x 8.0 x 1.7 inches