The Black Finished Beautiful Damascus Blade with Special Handle by Shigeki Tanaka has newly got in stock. Due to very limited inventory and their popularity, the knives are expected sold out soon.

The series must impress you & your loved one because of its meticulous design with extraordinarily sharp edge. Some says that it is difficult to get this knife in the market due to its scarcity and high valuation.

Black Finished Beautiful Damascus Blade

Shigeki Tanaka, well known as an outstanding master blacksmith at Miki in Japan, is turning out excellent knives with unsurpassed Japanese blade knowledge and expertise handed down from generation to generation for centuries.

Some Michelin 3-star chefs in Europe gave a high marks to the Tanaka knives, and we recommend this premium kitchen knife series for professional chefs to enhance their art of cooking as well as for Perfect Gift.

This Black-finished Japanese SG2 (Super Gold 2) micro carbide powder stainless steel is one of the hardest blade steel in the world, min.63 Rockwell scale(HRC). These masterpieces are carefully finished by the blacksmith Shigeki Tanaka for their top-rate cutting performance.
That is enveloped by 16 layers on each side with soft and hard stainless steel, to create total 33 layer damascus pattern.
The series realize long-lasting performance due to their rustproof blades, bevelled on both sides, and waterproof handles, making them the first choice among professional chefs.

High-end Ironwood handle

In addition to that, the high-end special handle mounted with a nickel silver ferrule is made of waterproof desert ironwood, the densest wood on earth. The pinning of the handle scales with rosette-shaped mosaic pins makes the knives real eye-catchers.

Premium Paulownia Box

The beautiful Paulownia Wood Box adds a touch of premium accents for the best present.

The stock is extremely limited. Very sorry for the inconvenience.


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All the Hocho-Knife staff
“Hocho” represents Made-in-Japan (Sushi / Sashimi) Kitchen Knives,
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