Kikuichi Elite Warikomi Gold Sujihiki: 9.4-in.
Warikomi refers to the process of wrapping softer steel around a very hard core to provide protection and a bit more flexibility to the hard center. The Gold refers to the gold series VG5 steel which has been expertly tempered. With its great durability VG5 is one of the best modern steel choices for a blade. These knives are thin, sharp, and hold their edge extremely well.