BUNMEI Santoku 18cm
This is a great starter set with a very useful combination of knives. The G-2 chef's knife is the multi-purpose all rounder that can almost do it all. The G-9 bread knife zips through any crust with ease and the GS-11 utility knife is your go-to for prep work, fruit, veg and small tasks.
- G-2 Chef’s Knife - 20cm Blade
- G-9 Bread Knife - 20cm Blade
- GS-11 Utility Knife Flexible - 15cm Blade
About the knives in this set:
The G-2 is the best-selling Japanese kitchen knife ever made! It can slice, dice, chop, and really do anything that you need. A multi-purpose all round blade that is included in virtually every knife set produced. It has won dozens of awards over the years testifying to the popularity of the blade. Global (represented by the G-2) has won the ""Which? Best Knife category"" 3 times in a row.
The G-9 is a classically shaped bread knife. It is a specialist knife, really for use with bread or similar food items. The teeth are made to saw through the crust of bread but could also be used for some tough meats, for example crackling.
The GS-11 is a kitchen must-have and features a flexible blade which is perfect for removing fish bones and preparing fruit and veg.
Why buy this set?
We recommend this set if you need a general purpose starter set and you are an artisan bread lover.