Shun Cutlery’s Premier Kiritsuke Knife TDM0771 is a great knife to have in the kitchen, it is known as the master chef’s knife and offers top cutting performance and versatility. The VG-MAX steel blade measures 8 in. and has layered Damascus cladding which supports the core and provides additional stain resistance. The contoured walnut-colored PakkaWood handle offers a firm grip and fits great in your hand. Made in Japan.