Sakai Takayuki Japanese knives are forged from the highest quality materials and polished by Japanese swordsmiths using timeless traditional technology, handed down over centuries. Sakai Takayuki Japanese knives are hand sharpened, resulting in a beautiful product with maximum sharpness out of the box.
Tamahagane has the meaning of great sharpness and pure steel. For over six decades, Tamahagane Japanese knives have been produced in Niigata and refined using century-old techniques resulting in an extraordinary and beautiful knife range that's highly regarded by culinary experts worldwide.
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Knife Sharpening Service
We are dedicated to achieving the ultimate edge on your culinary knives and are the only BESS Certified Knife Sharpeners in New Zealand. We are happy to sharpen your knives, whether Japanese or not, and always strive for the ultimate razor edge. All knives are BESS tested and certified. A copy of the before and after test results will be included when your knife is returned. If you are not in the Tauranga area, we offer a courier service at a minimal cost to send your knives back to you.