Hinokuni White #1

The Hinokuni is a White #1 core forged with a soft iron cladding in the same way as Nishida-san's knives and is named for the area in which they're made in the Kumamoto Prefecture which is known as "land of fire" thanks to its famous Mount Aso volcano.

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Excellent edge retention and value for money.

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

Since 2011 we've helped thousands of happy customers find the perfect knife for their cooking and hope to serve you soon.

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