This 20 cm Kai Shun Nagare chef's knife is one of the kitchen knives from the stunning Shun Nagare collection. A unique collection, enhanced with a special blade with a striking design. Just like any other knife in the series, this chef's knife is delivered in a luxury wooden storage box, complete with a certificate of authenticity. This series from Kai is among the top in the field of a kitchen knife, you can tell by everything. Every knife has a very unique look and feel and is very special to cut with!
Kai Shun Nagare: The special blade
The blade of the Kai Shun Nagare knives immediately attracts attention. It is made from flexible VG2-steel and hard VG10 steel, combined to end up with 72-layers of damascus steel. A type of dual-core blade, with a hardness of 61 HRC. Innovatively forged and with a remarkable design. As if the rays of the rising sun are caught directly in the blade. The pattern extends completely to the razor-sharp edge with a subtle micro-command.
Kai Shun Nagare:the classy handle
The handle is ergonomically shaped,with a slightly sloping line and a small belly. This makes every knife comfortable to hold while cutting. The handle is made of black-grey mixed pakka wood and secured with two rivets. The forged tongs in the handle ensure a nice balance with the blade. Sublime finished, as you might expect from these beautiful kitchen knives.
maintenance and cleaning
You want to cherish the Kai Shun Nagare series. For that reason the right maintenance and cleaning procedures are of importance. It is wise to readour article about maintaining a Japanese kitchen knife. We explain exactly what you should pay attention to when maintaining your Japanese kitchen knife, such as this beautiful Kai Shun Nagare chef's knife.