We call it the Shun Premier 7-Piece Essential Block Set because it includes all the essential pieces of kitchen cutlery in one beautiful bamboo block. In addition to important pieces like the Shun Premier 4-in. Paring, 6.5-in. Utility, and 8-in. Chef's Knives, the set also includes the Shun Premier 9-in. Bread Knife with its wide serrations and the handy Herb Shears. To help maintain your knives the Shun Premier 7-Piece Essential Block Set also includes the matching Shun Premier 9-in. Combination Honing Steel. This fundamental set comes in its own laminated bamboo block with extra open slots so you can continue to expand your Shun Premier collection. Even the bamboo block offers easy-care performance. Since it absorbs very little moisture and doesn't shrink or swell like other hardwoods, it's ideal for kitchen accessories.
Includes all the key pieces of cutlery your kitchen needs in a beautiful bamboo block
VG-MAX cutting core; the latest in the VG line of “super steels”; wear resistant, corrosion resistant, holds a fine, sharp edge; 16° each side
68 micro layers of Damascus cladding look beautiful, support and protect the core
Hammered tsuchime finish helps release food easily when cutting