Perfect for chopping, slicing, julienning, dicing, peeling and more, this six-piece set offers impeccable Japanese craftsmanship at an amazing value. Shun’s Sora collection utilizes a proprietary composite blade technology to fuse a VG10 cutting edge to a Japanese 420J stainless steel blade, delivering a high-performance knife that’s easy to clean and maintain. The textured polymer handle is based on a traditional Japanese shape and offers a secure, comfortable grip. Shun Sora knives are exceptionally well balanced for incredible precision and control. Set includes 3.5" paring, 6" utility and 8" chef’s knives as well as a 9" sharpening steel, herb shears and a 13-slot bamboo block.
- Manufacturer: KAI Corporation
- Includes: 3.5" paring, 6" utility, 8" chef’s, 9" sharpening steel, herb shears, 13-slot bamboo knife block
- Material: Stainless steel, polymer (POM), bamboo
- Care: Hand wash only
- Warranty: 10-year warranty
- Made in Japan
KAI Corporation is a 99-year-old family-owned company located in Seki City, Japan. It is completely privately held, and is run by Mr. Koji Endo. He is the third generation to run the company. KAI is the major manufacturer and distributor of disposable razors, surgical tools, personal care products and housewares in Japan.
The Shun Housewares Division was started in December 2002. At that time, there were no established sales and only 13 items in the Shun Line. Today, the housewares team has built the division to its high position of prominence in the gourmet cutlery category.
KAI is also the owner of the famous US-made Kershaw pocket knives.
Spend $500 on Shun cutlery and receive a $50 Sur La Table gift card by mail.