Coming out of Soligen, Germany, the blade of the Wusthof Gourmet 5” Hollow Edge Santoku is crafted from a single sheet of high carbon stainless steel. It is laser cut and hand honed to ensure the sharpest, edge retaining blade available. With durability and outstanding precision, the blade of the 5” hollow edge santoku, is equipped to handle all your chopping, dicing, and slicing needs.
The hollow edge santoku has pockets in the blade to create air pockets and allow vegetables and fruits to fall away from the blade easily. If you find yourself a little nervous when using big blades, then the 5” santoku is a good choice for you. It will offer more control than a larger knife, while getting the job at hand done with ease. With a triple riveted handle, featuring full tang, the 5” santoku is perfectly balanced and easy to handle.
For several generations, dating back to 1814, the Wusthof family has owned the Wusthof company. They run their business with tradition, quality, and good customer service. The Wusthof Gourmet 5” Hollow Edge Santoku 4188-7/14 comes with a limited lifetime warranty. It is recommended to hand wash this knife.