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Yaxell Super Gou 161 20cm Chef's Knife (776042)

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Exclusive to Steamer Trading - The Yaxell Super Gou Chef''s Knife

Steamer Trading have been lucky enough to be selected as the only UK supplier of these phenomena...  Read More

Brand Yaxell
Range Super Gou
Size 20cm
Style Chef's Knives
Age Restrictions

You must be 18 or over to buy this item. Proof of age required on delivery.

Exclusive to Steamer Trading - The Yaxell Super Gou Chef''s Knife

Steamer Trading have been lucky enough to be selected as the only UK supplier of these phenomenal knives and they are in limited supply. They have been tried, tested and endorsed by Tom Kerridge, owner of the only 2 michelin star pub in the UK, The Hand and Flowers. Click here to view Tom's Experts Choice page.

See our Steamer blog for more information on Yaxell here

 

This practical 20cm chef's knife will tackle almost any cutting and slicing task in the kitchen with ease. it's the perfect size for preparing meat and cutting vegetables whether you prefer sliced, diced, brunoise or julienne the fine strong edge of this Super Gou chef's knife can do it all with ease. The half bolstered construction of the Super Gou chef's knife makes it lighter than traditional European models; this combined with its fine cutting edge makes the Gou chef's knife capable of doing fine delicate work not normally associated with a knife of this size. This knife is the perfect choice for meticulous and demanding professional chefs as well as enthusiastic home cooks for whom nothing but the very best will do.

 

About Yaxell

 

Yaxell Super Gou knives are the second most superior in the Yaxell Range and are made by skilled craftsmen in Seki, the famous Japanese city of blades where legendary Samurai swords have been produced for over 700 years. Super Gou knives continue this tradition of fine workmanship. Each one is made from an impressive 161 layers of folded Damascus steel with a core of micro carbide powdered SG2 stainless steel affording superior sharpness and edge retention as well as giving the blade its striking good looks. The handles are made of Micarta, a very strong and hygienic material made from layers of canvas cloth set in polycarbonate resin and formed at high temperature and pressure. The resulting knife handle is every bit as hygienic as a stainless steel one but much more comfortable to hold, particularly after prolonged use.

 

The word 'Gou' translates from Japanese as 'the superb'. We think that's far too small a word to describe the unparalleled excellence of the Super Gou knives. Every aspect of the knife, from its clean crisp lines to the Damascus pattern on the blade and its phenomenal handling is made to the very highest standards to stir and arouse your senses. Picking up your Gou knife makes every meal that you prepare into a gastronomic adventure. We believe that a Super Gou knife can provide all the inspiration you need to realise your full culinary potential.

 

About Chef’s Knives

Arguably the most important tool in any professional or home kitchen, Chef’s Knives can accomplish almost any cutting task from slicing a pumpkin to dicing a shallot with ease. Chef’s Knives range in size from tiny 12cm models to huge 36cm blades. Choose Chef’s Knives with the longest blade that you are comfortable with for the most versatility.

 

Yaxell Super Gou 161 20cm Chef's Knife - customer reviews.

 

Date
Score
Customer Comment
22-Aug-2016
Excellent
Extremely sharp with clean cut, good sustainability of the sharp edge.
06-May-2016
Excellent
Amazing, very sharp! Be careful
 
  • Wash knife with lukewarm water and wipe both blade and handle with dishcloth.
  • We do not recommend use of a dishwasher
  • Keep knives in dry place.
  • Keep knives out of reach of children.
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