Shun Premier 2pc Carving Set – 9.5 Slicing Knife & Two-Prong Fork. The Shun Premier 2-Piece Carving set includes our matched 9 1/2-in. Slicing Knife and Carving Fork in a boxed gift set. With these beautiful culinary tools, you’ll be able to achieve thin, even slices every time. Shun pronounced “shoon” in Japanese, means- “at the peak of perfection”. Each knife is handmade by skilled specialists and requires at least 100 handcrafted steps to complete one knife. Shun Premier knives feature a VG-Max super steel core encased with a Damascus clad 34-layers of SUS410/SUS431 stainless steel, 17-layers on each side. The Damascus steel supports and protects the core, which provides toughness, and is stain resistant. The hammered tsuchime design acts as a hollow-ground and releases the food easily from the blade when slicing. Each Shun knife provides a Japanese blade angle of 16°. You will enjoy the ease of cutting the thinnest slices without bruising or tearing the most delicate foods while prepping; this ensures the ingredients to stay intact, retain flavor, and stay fresh. The blade is complimented by a D-shaped traditional Japanese handle, made out of walnut stained PakkaWood. The Shun Premier Carving Set will look simply stunning when used in presentation carving or will make a gorgeous addition to your holiday table. This set also makes a thoughtful gift. The Shun Premier Slicing Knife can make food look delicious by enabling you to cut thin, even slices. But it can actually make food taste better, too. With the Shun Premier Slicing Knifes longer length, narrower blade, and Shun-sharp edge you can make long, even slices without tearing or sawing. This kind of clean cut keeps more of the meat juicesand thus more of the flavorinside the meat, rather than pooling on the cutting board. The Shun Premier Slicing Knifes 9 ½-inch blade means you can cut slices with a single, long stroke. The narrow profile and razor-sharp Shun edge let the blade glide through the meat with less friction so each slice is perfect. Ideal for slicing a wide variety of meats, the Shun Premier Slicing Knife can also be used to cut larger vegetables. The two-pronged Shun Premier Carving Fork easily holds food in place while slicing or carving and even assists in serving. In a way, the carving fork acts as an extension of the carvers arm, holding the meat in place as a slicing or carving knife glides through the food. The tines on the Shun Premier Carving Fork are long enough to penetrate roasts with ease in order to anchor them to the cutting board as you slice. The length also ensures your hand stays safely away from the blade. VG-Max steel core, Damascus clad with 34-layers of SUS410/SUS431 stainless steel. Full tang, provides strength & balance. Hammered Tsuchime finish, helps release the food from the blade easily when slicing. Rockwell Hardness: 60-61; traditional Japanese blade angle- 16° (each side). Walnut stained PakkaWood handle accommodates right & left-handed users. The item “Shun Premier 2pc Carving Set 9.5 Slicing Knife & Two-Prong Fork” is in sale since Saturday, June 23, 2018. This item is in the category “Home & Garden\Kitchen, Dining & Bar\Flatware, Knives & Cutlery\Kitchen & Steak Knives”. The seller is “tddomicile” and is located in Commerce Township, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Blade Material: VG-Max Steel Core w/ 34 Layer Damascus Stainless
- Model: Premier
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Japan
- Type: Carving & Slicing Knives
- MPN: TDMS0200
- Brand: Shun