Blog — how to

VIDEO: HONING

Hokuto Aizawa how to video

VIDEO: HONING

A great article from our friends at Tosho Knife Arts: I Just Bought My First Knife, Now What?So you just bought your first Japanese knife and you want to keep it looking and performing at its best. Depending on what knife you bought (double bevel, single bevel, carbon, stainless or semi-stainless), here are a few tips to keep you steered in the right direction.Before you start using your knife, it's a good idea to establish a few things; some are pretty obvious but others are not. All the tips and techniques here are from my own experience as a sharpener...

Read more →