Yoshikane Hamono Seisakusyo was founded in 1919 by Mr. Yoshida Kanekichi in Tsubame city, known as blacksmith center since the 16th century. Mr. Yoshida Kanekichi studied passionately traditional technologies of handmade hammer-forging and used them for making chef knives of the best quality. In order to sustain the quality of Yoshikane knives each next master, a member of the same family, tried to find his own techniques and secrets, to find the way to bring the unchangeable old quality goods to the constantly changing modern world. The 4th generation master, Mr. Yamamoto Kazuomi, the grandson of Mr. Yoshida, is strong-spirited to keep and protect Yoshikane Knives’ reputation and popularity amongst Japanese chefs and professionals from all over the world. He makes best Yoshikane knives which you can buy in Hocho Knife store online.
Yoshikane Knives are fully handmade from the best sorts of steel in different techniques and styles. Yoshikane Hamono Seisakusyo proudly keeps open to the public their extremely complicated knife-making process, that consists of more stages than usual one. Each stage, be it hammering the steel right after heating it up to 1050 °С or the first grinding at the wheel with lots and lots of cold water, is a big physical and professional challenge.
Yoshikane Knives are made by true experts, their knowledge and experience allow to continue famous Tsubame blacksmith tradition and to satisfy any customer from all over the world. Yoshikane Knives are now available in our shop with the direct shipping from Japan. Buy 100% genuine made in Japan Yochikane knives at best price shipped directly from Japan to your address worldwide.