The SHUN Premier Tim Mälzer Minamo series with three shapes office knife (9,0 cm), utility knife (15,0 cm) and Santoku (18,0 cm) includes itself into the premium category of kai kitchen knife series, based on Tim Mälzer’s idea of a combination between the typical Japanese Santoku and European chef’s knife. The name of the series is inspired by the detailed texture, which reminds of the surface of water in the rain (Jap. “Minamo”).
The blade of Shun Premier Tim Mälzer Minamo Series is made with core layer from VG-Max steel (60±1 HRC) with 32 layers of highly polished damask steel. The structure of the blade delivers an unrivaled, durable sharpness and an ideal performance. The black colored handle, made by pakka, is due to its symmetric shape suitable for both right-handed as well as left-handed use.