One of the most famous knife maker in Seki, Japan is Hiro. The blades are made of professional grade VG10 stainless steel core clad in layers of Damascus, characterized by distinct wavy patterns of mottling and banding. Has a full tang handle made of Quince wood. This set is made up of a paring knife, petty knife, 210mm and 240mm chef knives by Hiro are aesthetically impressive and a real work of art, (just take a look at the detail on the rivets), the blade edges are definitely sharp too. To maintain its sharp cutting edge, it is recommended to wash right after each use, dry and apply Camellia oil. Not to be washed and left overnight in the dishwashing machine. This set includes a FREE 3oz bottle of Camellia oil.
* Blade steel: VG-10
* Blade bevel: Double bevel.