Matsubara Hamono Katsuto Tanaka Shirogami 16.5cm Santoku Knife

3 Ply Kurouchi Finish with Shirogami Core
Product Code: TNK-KR165SA
  • £164.95
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  • Hand Forged by Master Blacksmith Katsuto Tanaka
  • Made in Nagasaki, Japan
  • 3 Ply, Aogami Cores with Stainless Steel Cladding Kurouchi Finish
  • Red Sandlwood Handles with Black Ferule
  • Handwash Only 

Matsubara Knives hail from Nagasaki and is run by 4th generation blacksmith Katsuto Tanaka. Using very traditional forging techniques to make knives and tools. The tradition of knife makign in the city goes back over 800 years. Highly respected in Japan, Matsubara make knives of exceptional quality. The ranges we carry contain Shirogami and Aogami cores, 2 of the best carbon steel cores for use in Japanese knives.

Knives only for age 18+ We use background age checks using the electoral roll and age checks on delivery.