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Yoshimi Kato (KINTARO)

[about Yoshimi Kato (KINTARO)]
Mr. Yoshimi Kato, one of the most promising blacksmiths, received the certification of the traditional craftsmen on February 2008 and took over his father's company as KATO UCHI HAMONO (KATO Knife Manufacturing Inc.) at Takefu city, Fukui in 2018.
His fathter, Mr. Kintaro Kato started kitchen knife production in 1928 and founded his company KANEHIRO UCHI HAMONO in 1958. He was awarded the Order of the Sacred Treasure, Silver Rays in 1987. 

"Echizen" is the historical area in Fukui prefecture, including Takefu city, as one of Japanese important knife capitals.
The kitchen knives made in the Echizen is called Echizen Uchi Hamono. The art of making Japanese kitchen knives has a history of about 700 years.
Echizen Uchi Hamono is designated as "Traditional Crafts" by the Minister for Economy, Trade and Industry.

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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Chef Knife(Gyuto) 210mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Chef Knife(Gyuto) 210mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $376.99 $343.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Chef Knife(Gyuto) 210mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Chef Knife(Gyuto) 210mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    $361.99 $329.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Chef Knife(Gyuto) 210mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Chef Knife(Gyuto) 210mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    $346.99 $315.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Santoku Knife 175mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Santoku Knife 175mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    $309.99 $279.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Petty Knife(Utility) 150mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Petty Knife(Utility) 150mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    $240.99 $218.99
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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Petty Knife(Utility) 150mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Petty Knife(Utility) 150mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $269.99 $243.99
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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Bunka Knife 170mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Bunka Knife 170mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $340.99 $308.99
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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Santoku Knife 170mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Santoku Knife 170mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $326.99 $295.99
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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Chef Knife(Gyuto) 240mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Chef Knife(Gyuto) 240mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $411.99 $372.99
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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Bunka Knife 170mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Bunka Knife 170mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $326.99 $295.99
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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Santoku Knife 170mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Santoku Knife 170mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $311.99 $282.99
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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Petty Knife(Utility) 120mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Petty Knife(Utility) 120mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $255.99 $231.99
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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Slicer(Sujihiki) 270mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Slicer(Sujihiki) 270mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $454.99 $411.99
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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Chef Knife(Gyuto) 240mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Chef Knife(Gyuto) 240mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $425.99 $385.99
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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Chef Knife(Gyuto) 210mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Chef Knife(Gyuto) 210mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $399.99 $364.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Nakiri(Vegetable) 180mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Nakiri(Vegetable) 180mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    $326.99 $295.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Nakiri(Vegetable) 165mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Nakiri(Vegetable) 165mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    $311.99 $282.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Petty Knife(Utility) 120mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Petty Knife(Utility) 120mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    $233.99 $211.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Slicer(Sujihiki) 270mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Slicer(Sujihiki) 270mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    $425.99 $385.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Nakiri(Vegetable) 165mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Nakiri(Vegetable) 165mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    $311.99 $282.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Santoku Knife 170mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Santoku Knife 170mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    $283.99 $256.99
  • On Sale
    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Petty Knife(Utility) 120mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Petty Knife(Utility) 120mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    $240.99 $218.99
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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Nakiri(Vegetable) 165mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Nakiri(Vegetable) 165mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $340.99 $308.99
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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Petty Knife(Utility) 150mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Petty Knife(Utility) 150mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $283.99 $256.99
  • On Sale
    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Petty Knife(Utility) 120mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Petty Knife(Utility) 120mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $269.99 $243.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS8 Chef Knife(Gyuto) 210mm with Black-Ring Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS8 Chef Knife(Gyuto) 210mm with Black-Ring Octagonal Handle

    $407.99 $371.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS8 Chef Knife(Gyuto) 180mm with Black-Ring Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS8 Chef Knife(Gyuto) 180mm with Black-Ring Octagonal Handle

    $340.99 $308.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS8 Nakiri(Vegetable) 165mm with Black-Ring Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS8 Nakiri(Vegetable) 165mm with Black-Ring Octagonal Handle

    $326.99 $295.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS8 Bunka Knife 170mm with Black-Ring Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS8 Bunka Knife 170mm with Black-Ring Octagonal Handle

    $311.99 $282.99
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    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Chef Knife(Gyuto) 180mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Kurouchi AC Chef Knife(Gyuto) 180mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $326.99 $295.99
  • On Sale
    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Chef Knife(Gyuto) 180mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    Yoshimi Kato Aogami Super Clad Nashiji AC Chef Knife(Gyuto) 180mm with Black Cherry Octagonal Handle

    $340.99 $308.99
  • On Sale
    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Chef Knife(Gyuto) 180mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus PW Chef Knife(Gyuto) 180mm with Laminated Wood Handle

    $309.99 $279.99
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    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Chef Knife(Gyuto) 240mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Chef Knife(Gyuto) 240mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    $397.99 $359.99
  • On Sale
    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Chef Knife(Gyuto) 180mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Chef Knife(Gyuto) 180mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    $297.99 $269.99
  • On Sale
    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Petty Knife(Utility) 150mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    Yoshimi Kato 63 Layer VG10 Black Damascus RS Petty Knife(Utility) 150mm with Black-Ring Round Handle

    $255.99 $231.99