There are many knives to choose from when preparing your next meal. If you want to make sure you don’t use one of the lesser-quality knives, the best chef knife for japanese cuisine is Santoku. Santoku knives are traditional Japanese knives which are lightweight and perfect for prepping vegetables and meat in a quick manner. They can be used to slice through just about anything, even tough vegetables like carrots.
10 best chef knife japanese review
FAMCÜTE 8 Inch Japanese Chef Knife, 3 Layer 9CR18MOV Clad Steel w/octagon Handle Gyuto Sushi Knife for Home Kitchen & Restaurant
- 100% from Japan's High Quality Steel - FAMCUTE series uses 9CR18MOV. A great steel for the everyday use of any chef. With an HRC of 60+/-2 it will take an angled edge and hold it for long enough to help extend the life of your knife (w/ general maintenance). The clad dimple allow for easy food release while slicing or dicing. This blade is great for vegetables, fruits, fish, and meats. [Please refrain from cutting frozen products as this may detriment the knife's edge.]
- Ergonomic Design- Design inspiration are designed to show the special beauty of chef’s knives. While focusing on comfortability, and efficiency for the everyday chef. Blade length is 21.2cm and handle length is 15.3 cm with an overall length of 36.5cm. When a pinch grip is used the blade length is considered “true 8” inch” where the user will be able to maximize maneuverability of the blades cutting edge
- Full of Natural Handles - Is crafted from African rosewood, and is a great compliment to the beauty and comfort to the knife user. The stability of the handle allows the user full manipulation of the blade. This makes for effective use for precision, and endurance cuts. This handle makes mis en plas (food prep) FUN again
- Weight/Balance- The balance point runs heel to spine up the billet. Allowing the user a comfortable grip with precise cuts, and less wear and tear on the users hands. The weight is towards the blade of the knife making for efficient use during rock chopping motion.
- FAMCUTE's PROMISE- Quality is a massive focus of ours products. As a promise to our customers, When you open the package and receive a knife with any quality problems, we will replace it free of charge.
HENCKELS Classic 8-inch Professional Chef Knife, Kitchen Knife, German Knife, Black
- QUALITY MANUFACTURING: Fabricated from high quality German stainless steel. Handle length - 4.72 inch. Product assembled in Spain. Blade sourced from Germany
- VERY DURABLE: Fully forged construction offers durability and a seamless transition from blade to handle
- PRECISE CUTTING: Professional, satin finished blade boasts Precision cutting and is finely honed for long lasting sharpness
- BALANCED BLADE: Ergonomic, traditional triple rivet handle gives balance and comfort
- MULTIPURPOSE KNIFE: Large sized 8-inch multipurpose chef's knife for chopping, mincing, slicing and dicing.
Sunnecko Damascus Chef Knife 8 inch- Razor Sharp Kitchen Knife Made of Damascus VG-10 Steel with Rivet Full Tang Solid Handle-Professional Japanese Chef's Meat Knife
- 【Save More by Choosing Coupon】【REAL DAMASCUS STEEL】Sunnecko 8" chef's knife made of 67-layers Damascus super stainless steel with ultra sharp cutting core VG-10. The incredible Rockwell hardness HRC 60±1 was obtained after cryogenic workmanship forging, which means Damascus knives get better sharpness, superior edge retention, stain and rust resistance than high-carbon-steel knives. You can imagine cutting soft meat and fish like butter.
- 【CUTTING AND NON-STICK PERFORMANCE】Except with razor sharp blade edge and smooth mirror polishing, Sunnecko carving knife blade was sharpened by experienced craftsman‘s hand at the angle of 12-15° which is the best sharp angle for a cooking knife. The 8 inch Japanese chef knife is a good helper at kitchen whatever meat, fish and veggies you would like to cut, also keeping the amazing non-stick knife function.
- 【NATURAL PATTERN & GIFT PACKAGING】 Jointly designed by Germany and Japanese Designers. Sunnecko "Sonne Series" Each Knife has its unique natural pattern, which is the natural texture synthesized by 67-layers Damascus steel. Being set in a custom designed gift box, which makes it a precious and practical gift for your families and friends.
- 【ERGONOMIC FULL-TANG SOLID HANDLE】To ensure the kitchen knife well balance and keep away from looseness because of heat and cold, the handle of 8 in chef's knife adopts full-tang design and is filled with ABS material riveted by copper nail. With accurate weight handle and full-tang design, the ergonomic handle is fitted big and small hand, and easy to control, using agility and comfort, offering better durability and reliability.
- 【WARRANTY & CUSTOMER SERVICE】 Sunnecko always focus on creating the health and premium kitchen knife to our customer with quality material from Germany and Japan. We provides customers 60-day money back policy, free replacement, one year guarantee and the most satisfactory solution.Try Sunnecko chef's knife now!
Chef Knife - PAUDIN N1 8 inch Kitchen Knife, German High Carbon Stainless Steel Sharp Knife, Professional Meat Knife with Ergonomic Handle and Gift Box for Family & Restaurant
- 【Professional Chef's Knife】: This kitchen knife is suitable for cutting bread, vegetables, fillets or meats. This sharp knife is also suitable for home and professional use. Cutting like a master chef will bring you more joy in the kitchen!
- 【Multi-Functional Chef Knife】: This 8 inch chef knife can easily handle your daily kitchen tasks of chopping, slicing, mincing and dicing fruits, vegetables and several meat varieties including fish, chicken and beef. It truly is the all-around cooking knife!
- 【Ultra Sharp Knife】: Sharpness is the most important feature for a meat knife and we reached the great results in providing the best sharpness of our knives on the market. The thickness of this kitchen knife is 2mm, which is ideal to do the job, and do the job well. Hand polished by craftsman with decades of experience to ensure long-lasting sharpness.
- 【Ergonomically Wood Handle】: The blade of this chef knife is integrated with a soft and comfortable handle, creating the perfect grip. The ergonomic shape enables the right balance between the handle and the thin blade, ensuring ease of movement.
- 【Best Design】: The special waved pattern blade is particularly and strikingly (5Cr15Mov stainless steel kitchen knives, not real Damascus). We offer 100% SATISFACTION OR MONEY BACK policy. PAUDIN knife provides a lifetime against defects in material and workmanship.
[8 Inch]Chef Knife,FANTECK Kitchen Knife VG10 Damascus Professional Sharp High Carbon Stainless Steel 67-Layer Meat Sushi Fruit Cutting Gyuto Chef Knife[Gift Box]Ergonomic Pakkawood Handle-Acrylic Rim
- [Ultra Sharp 8 Inches Damascus Chef Knife]: V-sharp edge accurately hand sharpened to 10-15°per side for an effortless slicing experience. This mens & womens chef knife can be used with both left and right hands. It is suitable for chopping, mincing, slicing and dicing any fruit, fish, meat, sushi and vegetables for both home and restaurant kitchens.
- [VG-10 Japanese Damascus Steel High Carbon Material]: Expertly crafted from 67 Layers VG-10 Japanese high carbon stainless steel ensures exceptional strength, durability and stain resistance. V-Glod 10 Japanese super steel cutting core at 62+ Rockwell hardness. Vacuum heat treatment and nitrogen cooling technique are implemented, thus get the best characterization of the steel.
- [Comfortable Ergonomic Pakka Handle with Acrylic Rim]: The ergonomics handle contribute excellent grip and perfect balance, superior control, agility and comfort with ergonomic brown Pakkawood handle with acrylic rim. The curve design from the handle to the tip is labor-saving cutting - "lever", which can achieve good up and down "rocker" and front and rear cutting action, without causing physical fatigue, let us cut faster, More efficient.
- [Exquisite Gift Box & Mini Sharpener & Knife Sheath]: This Japanese Damascus Chef Knife with a exquisite Gift Box, a mini sharpener and a knife sheath is very suitable as a gift to parents and friends on kinds of festivals, such as Mother's Day, Father's Day、Thanksgiving Day、Black Friday、Christmas day、New Year、Easter Day、Halloween、birthday, etc.
- [Fanteck’s Care]: 100% SATISFACTION OR MONEY BACK., FANTECK LIFETIME WARRANTY against defect. Try it risk free. We are committed to providing you with quality products and friendly service.
enowo Damascus Chef Knife 8 Inch with Premium G10 Handle&Triple Rivet,Razor Sharp Kitchen Knife Japanese VG-10 Stainless Steel,Gift Box,Ergonomic,Superb Edge Retention, Stain & Corrosion Resistant
- 【SUPER DAMASCUS STEEL】Enowo chef’s knife is made from professional 67-layer Damascus high-carbon stainless steel with ultra-sharp cutting core VG 10. The cryogenic treatment forging giving an incredible Rockwell hardness 60 HRC ±2 HRC .The pure manual V-shaped cutting edge-11 degree let sharpness reach super grade (6-8 N), which means you get sharpness, edge retention plus stain and rust resistance so you can cutting effortlessly and tackle all your kitchen tasks with ease.
- 【NON-STICK BLADE】The special water ripple on the damascus chef knife's blade and hand polished mirror surface are not only beautiful but strikingly help to reduce drag and stuck on food, ensuring the best flavor of food.
- 【PREMIUM G-10 HANDLE】This top military grade G10 black handle with stunning triple rivet and full tang design that attaches the handle firmly onto the blade,offering better durability and reliability.The tapered Bolster offers extreme comfort and perfect balance!Even if you use our damascus knife for a long time, you won't feel tired and uncomfortable no matter your hand size, right&left handed or where you grip.
- 【EXQUISITE GIFT PACKAGING】 Enowo cooking knife features an unique and very beautiful natural waved pattern with a non-slip elegant handle,being set in a custom designed black gift box,which makes it a perfect gift for your families and friends.
- 【ENOWO LIFETIME GUARANTEE】Enowo provides customers 60-day money back policy,free replacement and lifetime guarantee.We are always here to provide you with the most satisfactory solution.Try Enowo chef's knife now!
MITSUMOTO SAKARI 8 inch Japanese Gyuto Chef Knife, Professional Hand Forged Kitchen Chef Knife, 3 Layers 9CR18MOV High Carbon Meat Sushi Knife (Rosewood Handle & Gift Box)
- [Traditional Japanese Hand Forging] Professional Japanese chef's knife inherits the traditional Japanese hand forging method; combined with advanced technology and materials. Through the knifemaker's manual fine knife shape and pounding out the gorgeous pounding texture; into the perfect forging art and craftsmanship. Insist on completing a perfect kitchen chef's knife through 45 days of hand forging.
- [High Quality Cooking Chef Knives] Gyuto chef knife is made of 3 layers of top grade 9CR18MOV high carbon steel with precision quenching and vacuum cold nitrogen treatment. It greatly enhances the characteristics of corrosion resistance, rust prevention and toughness; the hardness is up to 58±2HRC. 2.5mm ultra-thin sharp blade can keep the ideal ripeness of fruits, vegetables in the best condition and meat in the most delicious moment when cutting.
- [Solid Rosewood Knife Handle] The Japanese high carbon knife is made of precious summer sourwood wood from Southeast Asia. And features an ergonomically designed octagonal balanced wood handle; minimizing wrist tension and different aspects giving you great flexibility to adjust your cutting angle; while providing a secure, comfortable grip.
- [Perfect Cooking Cookware Gift Choice] Japanese knives combine high-end materials and first-class craftsmanship; perfect for home cooks and professional chefs alike. And with professional gift box packaging is the perfect gift for family and friends at Christmas, weddings, birthdays, Father's Day, Mother's Day.
- [High Carbon Knives Important Notes] MITSUMOTO SAKARI products pass strict quality audits. If you find any quality problems with the chef knife, please contact us immediately by email. Our professional service team will give you a satisfactory answer.
Gyuto Chef’s Knife, 8 inch Japanese Chef Knife 3 layers 9CR18MOV Clad Steel Japanese Kitchen Knife, Alloy Steel Gyuto Knife for Kitchen/Restaurant, Octagonal Handle, Gift Box (8 inch chef knife)
- [Alloy Steel]:This chef knife made by 3 layers 9CR18MOV Clad Steel. A great steel for the everyday use of any chef. With an HRC of 60+/-2 it will take an angled edge and hold it for long enough to help extend the life of your knife.
- [Handle Design]:The handle of this chef's knife is octagonal.Design inspiration are designed to show the special beauty of chef knives.It provides comfortable grip, not easy to slip, sturdy and labor-saving.
- [Professional Quality]:This chef knife features supreme sharpness, long-term durability and incredible edge retention.Precision forged construction for better strength and durability. The composite process makes the whole knife more distinctive and highlights the professional identity of the chef.
- [Multifunctional Knife]:This chef knife is good for mincing, slicing, and dicing fruit, meat, fish and vegetables in the kitchen because of excellent performance.
- [Our promise]:As a promise to our customers, we will replace it free of charge when you open the package and receive a knife with any quality problems.
Traditional Japanese Professional Kitchen Chef Knife Set - Premium Gyuto Santoku Nakiri Petty High Corrosion Resistance Full Tang Knife Set
- HIGH QUALITY STAINLESS STEEL: Our 420HC stainless steel blades are heat treated for optimum hardness and edge retention while maintaining the ability to be sharpened to a razor edge. The steel used is perfect for kitchen specific tasks because of its corrosion resistance, preventing it from oxidizing with rust when it comes to contact with meat, fruits and vegetables. Our steel blades run the length of the knife and through the handle for a full-tang design.
- 4 PIECE KNIFE SET: GYUTO, the Japanese equivalent of a typical European chef knife handling heavy tasks. SANTOKU which means ‘three virtues’ in Japanese is the all-purpose knife used to cut fish, meat and vegetables. NAKIRI is the Western style double bevel equivalent and is ideal for precision knife cuts for vegetables. Our PETTY is a small utility and paring knife that is the perfect solution for skinning small fruits, fresh herbs and smaller vegetables, especially when precision is required.
- FULL-TANG TRADITIONAL ROSEWOOD HANDLE: We wanted the handle of our knives to be able to remain in great working condition and maintain the test of time through use and ware. We thought of no other material to use in our handles than Rosewood. Praised for its natural ability to be strong and heavy while being able to maintain a polish. Using Rosewood and our full-tang knife design allows the blade to run throughout the Rosewood handle, giving you a balanced feel when manipulating your knife.
- DESIGNED FOR CHEFS: The first and last set of knives you will need in the kitchen. With our coveted GYUTO knife, you have a “beef-sword” that is capable of dispatching anything on the chopping block. The SANTOKU knife's versatility will make quick tasks of anything from meat to vegetables and fruits, it will handle it all. Our NIKIRI knife makes any vegetable prep easy work. And the PETTY knife is ideal for small delicate work requiring finesse from fine herbs, fresh produce and small fruits.
- SATISFACTION GUARANTEE: Your satisfaction is our GUARANTEE. We are so confident that you will love your Traditional Japanese Kitchen Knife Set that if you don’t feel the same way we do, you can contact our customer support team within 30 days of purchase and request a return, we will refund you the total amount paid. If you received a knife set with any imperfections, you can also contact our support team and we will issue a return and send you a brand new one in the mail.
KYOKU Chef Knife - 8"- Shogun Series - Japanese VG10 Steel Core Hammered Damascus Blade - with Sheath & Case
- TOP-NOTCH VG-10 JAPANESE STEEL – Crafted with superior Japanese VG-10 steel cutting core at 58-60 HRC, this chef knife features supreme sharpness, long-term durability and incredible edge retention. The super steel core contains cobalt that increases the hardness and ease of sharpening, making VG-10 steel outperform AUS-10 steel in durability.
- FUNCTIONAL & AESTHETIC DAMASCUS STEEL – The blade consists of 67-layer Damascus steel cladding that enhances toughness and protects the valuable VG 10 steel cutting core. Beautifully laminated, the Damascus wave pattern showcases the stunning craftsmanship and its luxurious identity. Each blade is cryogenically treated in liquid nitrogen to enhance hardness, flexibility and corrosion resistance.
- ERGONOMIC G10 HANDLE: Highly impervious to heat and moisture, the meticulously constructed G10 handle (incredibly strong fiberglass-like material) feels smooth and sure in your hand. The blade and handle meet with an ergonomic bolster (the gentle slope for your thumb) to make cutting easier and safer.
- WELL-BALANCED DESIGN: Our 8” Japanese chef knife is designed to feel substantial and well-balanced in your hand but also light enough for marathon prep sessions.
- A KITCHEN KNIFE FOR EVERY TASK: Every kitchen needs a versatile knife. With an extra-wide and slightly curved blade, this chef’s knife is just right for cutting, slicing, mincing, dicing, cubing and more everyday jobs. Well suited to professional chefs as well as home cooks.
The best chef knife is the Japanese one. The quality of this type of knife will not be matched by anything else you can buy.
If you are looking for a high-quality chef knife, make sure to purchase one that is Japanese. The blade on these knives are made from a much harder steel which stays sharp for longer periods of time and does not require as much maintenance as other types of blade material.