The Shun Cutlery Premier 8-Piece Essential Block set is the very best way to start off your kitchen cutlery collection. It includes the Premier 8-inch Chef’s Knife, 4-inch Paring Knife, 6.5-inch Utility Knife, 9-inch Bread Knife, 5.5-inch Santoku Knife, 9.5-inch Slicing Knife, Combination Honing Steel, and the 11-Slot Bamboo Knife block. Premier knives feature Shun’s proprietary VG-MAX cutting core with 68 layers of Damascus cladding and a hammered TSUCHIME finish. The razor-sharp, 16-degree blade is wear- and corrosion-resistant and holds a fine edge. The contoured, walnut-finished Pakkawood take care of is beautiful, moisture-resistant, and comfortable to use. The knife block is made from durable, sustainable bamboo that’s easy to maintain. It holds the whole thing in this set with additional slots so that you can expand your collection. 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 up to date, premium materials and cutting-edge technology to provide Shun quality to millions of professional chefs and avid home cooks right through the world.
PERFECT FOR AVID CHEFS: The Shun Premier 8-Piece Professional Block Set is the very best cooking knife set for the avid home cook or professional chef.
SET INCLUDES: This knife and block set includes the Premier 8″ Chef’s Knife, 4″ Paring Knife, 6.5″ Utility Knife, 9″ Bread Knife, 5.5″ Santoku Knife, 9.5″ Slicing Knife, Combination Honing Steel, and the 11-Slot Bamboo Knife Block.
PREMIER KNIFE SERIES: Constructed with the corrosion- and wear-resistant VG-MAX cutting core and 68 layers of Damascus cladding with a hammered TSUCHIME finish. Contoured, walnut-finished Pakkawood handles are beautiful and comfortable to use.
BAMBOO KNIFE BLOCK: The 11-slot knife block is made of durable, renewable bamboo that’s easy to maintain. It holds the whole thing in this set with additional slots so that you can expand your collection.
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.