I compared another chefs knifes in the kitchen.
He has a Shun Classic and Shun Premier 10" chefs knife
the Shun classic is 5 years old.
the Shun Premier is about 2 weeks old
bought online from a USA website
for about $209 dollars and UK import tax was
I just bought the Yaxell Zen 255cm chefs knife.
It has the same feel and weight as the Shun premier
and the Tsuchime finish which i like.
But it cost me $112 dollars including delivery.
half the price. Direct delivery from Japan.
i got mine from
i use in the kitchen for slicing Sunday Roast meat.
slicing french baquettes for sandwiches.
slicing onions, and general prep work.