Store Hours and Sharpening Services click here. Due to high volume of orders, knives are shipped out in 3 days and tableware/kitchenware in 3 weeks.
Updated pandemic hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday from 10am - 6pm. Customer Service hours are from 10am-6pm on Mondays to Fridays. The showroom is taking both store drop-off and mail in knife sharpenings. Please fill out the online sharpening form for all mail in sharpenings. We are experiencing 3 days delay for knives and 3 weeks delay for tableware/kitchenware orders to ship out due to high volume of orders.
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Knife Specialist Hotline: 646-951-7242 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Korin Shiro-ko Hongasumi line is a great intermediate series for those looking for quality. Forged with white steel #2 which has a high carbon content, this knife will achieve an extremely fine edge. Higher level of craftsmanship provides the user a sharper blade that is easier to sharpen.
Bevel: Single Edged
Steel Type: White Steel #2 (Moisture and acidity will cause discoloration or rust)
For Left-Handed Customer
Left-handed blades must be special ordered from Japan, and will cost 50% more than the right-handed blades. Due to how each traditional Japanese knife is handmade by right handed craftsmen, it will take 4 to 6 weeks to forge and deliver.