Dai Sensai Japanese Knife
Dai Sensai, the first knife designed by de Buyer of France, is a fusion of French culinary expertise and Japanese blade artistry. This single-bevel knife is hand forged by master cutlers in Japan (dai sensai means “grand master”) using a special Damascus method, in which a core of super-hard Cobalt steel is clad in multiple layers of stainless steel and nickel alloys, creating a beautiful rippled visual effect. Produced in limited quantities, the sashimi-style blade offers extreme sharpness for super-fine precision slicing.
- Traditional single-bevel Japanese knife is entirely hand made.
- Authentic Damascus steel blade is exceptionally sharp and holds a fine, keen edge.
- Blade is forged from ZA-18 Cobalt steel using a specialized Fukugozai Damascus method, in which a core of super-hard Cobalt steel is clad in multiple layers of stainless steel and nickel alloys.
- Ergonomically shaped handle is made of strong yet lightweight carbon fiber.
- Finger hook allows extra control for filleting.
- For right-handed use only.
- Developed by de Buyer with master knife engineer Mark Henry.
- Forged in Japan; made in France.
- Dimensions & More Info
- 11" blade.
- 5" handle.
- 12.75 oz.
- Use & Care
- Hand wash only.
- Sharpen knife at home using a whetstone, or have it sharpened by a professional.
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