Thin, light and graceful, Koutetsu knives are highly prized for their extreme sharpness and edge retention thanks to Takayuki Shibata's skill as a sharpener. They're becoming collectors items these days due to the very limited numbers made so we're always excited when they're available!

(Please note, Kotetsu knives brand name was updated to "Koutetsu" in June 2021)

Helping you find the perfect knives & accessories

Cutting Edge Knives is a family run business established in 2011 and based in the picturesque town of Holmfirth, West Yorkshire. We love the history and craftsmanship that goes into making Japanese chef knives and accessories and the excitement and enjoyment you experience when using a truly sharp knife in the kitchen.

Over many years we've helped thousands of happy customers find their dream knife and look forward to helping you too.

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