Miscellaneous Seconds Masakage Kumo Nakiri

A classic Japanese vegetable knife design - The flat, wide blade is perfect for slicing cleanly and showing off that incredible patterned finish.

At a glance

We have personally tested and reviewed this knife to give you an honest and personal opinion about it and this is how it rates.

The technical bits

  • Blade length 160 mm (Measurement of the cutting edge)
  • Total length 310 mm (Blade + Handle)
  • Blade width 3 mm (Measured where blade enters handle)
  • Blade height 60 mm Heel to spine
  • Total weight 175 grams
  • Type Nakiri

Our aim is to measure everything as accurately as possible but some specifications (such as hardness for example) are provided by the manufacturer and therefore should be used as a guide only.

What You Get

Given the one-off nature of seconds the packaging may vary in type and condition but we will include detail for each knife and of course as with all our knives we'll include the normal plasters and care tips card for you.

What is a Nakiri knife?

The Nakiri looks like a small meat cleaver. In reality this knife is anything but. 

You can read more about Nakiri knives if we've got you interested in them.

Still need some advice choosing the right knife?

We want you to be happy that you're buying the right knife for your cooking needs so if you're not sure what you need, here are some useful places to start.