The Shun Cutlery Kanso 3-Piece Starter Set is the very best start to your cooking knife collection. This set includes the Kanso 8-inch Chef’s Knife, 3.5-inch Paring Knife, and 6-inch Utility Knife. Kanso knives are constructed with corrosion- and wear-resistant AUS10A high-carbon stainless steel reinforced with vanadium for a strong, razor-sharp 16-degree cutting edge that glides through food. The full-tang maintain construction uses contoured tagayasan, referred to as “iron sword wood,” which is beautiful, durable, and comfortable to use. In Japan, the blade is more than a tool – it is a tradition. Housed in Seki City, the heart of the Japanese cutlery industry, Shun Fine Cutlery is dedicated to maintaining this ancient tradition. Each and every knife is handcrafted by highly skilled artisans to produce blades of unparalleled quality and beauty. We also leverage modern, premium materials and state of the art technology to provide Shun quality to millions of professional chefs and avid home cooks all through the world.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED: The Shun Kanso 3-Piece Starter Set comes with the entire essentials you want to get a good start on your cooking knife collection.
SET INCLUDES: This professional knife set includes the Kanso 8-inch Chef’s Knife, 3.5-inch Paring Knife, and 6-inch Utility Knife.
HIGH-QUALITY CONSTRUCTION: Constructed from AUS10A high-carbon stainless steel refined with Vanadium, these knives are strong, corrosion resistant, wear resistant, and razor-sharp.
BEAUTIFUL, DURABLE HANDLE: Made with contoured tagayasan, referred to as “iron sword wood,” the full-tang maintain construction is dense, durable, beautiful and offers a safe grip with precision balance.
TRADITIONAL, ARTISAN CUTLERY: Inspired by the traditions of ancient Japan, Shun knives are handcrafted by highly skilled artisans to produce blades of unparalleled quality and beauty.