Global - G-Series 7" Hollow Edge Santoku Knife

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SKU: GLB-71G80
SKU: GLB-71G80
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Global - G-Series 7" Hollow Edge Santoku Knife Description

A santoku knife is one of the most-versatile pieces of cutlery that you can own. This Global G-Series knife that is capable of a variety of tasks in the kitchen, from cutting proteins to slicing vegetables and more. The 7’’ Hollow Edge Santoku Knife from Global is one of the leading santokus on the market, thanks to its smart design and durable build. Made from CROMOVA 18 high carbon stainless steel, this is a knife that can stand up to regular use. Also, thanks to the unique hollow-handle design that is standard for Global cutlery, you will enjoy a perfectly balanced feel when this knife is in your hand.

To clean this knife, simply use dish soap and water - be sure to keep it out of the dishwasher. Global is a well-respected Japanese brand which has long been associated with quality, and that quality is represented in this model as well. Order yours today!

Global Knives are made from the finest stainless-steel material. The blades utilize Cromova 18 high carbon stainless steel, ice tempered and hardened to Rockwell 56°-58° HRC which holds a razor-sharp edge longer than any other steel and resists rust stains and corrosion.   

Smooth contours and seamless construction eliminate food and dirt traps, offering the ultimate in safety and hygiene. The contours provide a smooth, efficient cutting motion and steady, comfortable grip.  

Stainless-steel hollow handles are perfectly balanced to offset the weight of each blade and textured, providing an excellent grip and balance in the hand.

Edges extend ¼” up the blade and are ground to a straight point, rather than beveled, to provide a dramatically sharper blade that keeps its edge longer

Iconic dots on the knife’s handle represent the seven virtues of the Bushido from the traditional Japanese Samurai code of honor.

Designed by the skilled Japanese craftsman Komin Yamada. Yamada designed the first Global knives in 1985. He was to develop a range of knives truly new and revolutionary, harnessing the best materials available and the most modern design concepts and techniques.

Global knives are designed to appeal to the professional and amateur chefs, to be comfortable and easy to handle and surpass their most demanding requirements.

Professional cooks worldwide praise Global cutlery for its perfect balance, light weight and seamless construction. The knives are forged by hand in Japan, using stainless steel that is hardened in a process inspired by the crafting of ancient samurai swords.

The two signature characteristics of a Global knife are: its blade and balance of the handle. Unifying function and design, these distinctive Japanese knives combine ergonomic handles with triple-layered steel blades that maintain their exceptionally sharp edges. Where most knives feature beveled edges ,Global knives bost large, prominent edges visible to the naked eye, that extend a quarter inch up from the tip of the blade. These edges are then groud to a straight point, resulting in a dramatically sharper blade that keeps its edge longer.

To balance their knives, Global uses a hollow handle which is then filled with just the right amount of sand to create the correct balance. Global uses this method rather than using a full tang and bolster to balance their knives for two reasons. First, it is more precise than using a tang and a bolster and second, Asian knives traditionally do not have bolsters.

Product Specifications
Brand Global Knives
Type Santoku Knife
Series G-Series
Blade Length 7 Inch
Material Stain and Rust Resistant Cromova 18 Stainless Steel
Country of Origin Japan
Handle Material Made of hollow handles which are then filled with sand to achieve the desired weight and deliver the perfect balance
Rockwell Hardness Ice tempered and hardened to Rockwell 56 - 58° HRC
Care Handwash Only
Edge Angle 16°
  • 5

    Reviewed by Wyatt on 2016 Jun 24th

    Sharp and Comfortable - Super sharp! I love this knife. Great quality, sturdy, easy to clean, sleek design, and very comfortable handle. I will continue to add Global knives to my collection. The knife is keeping its sharpness too, we have used it everyday since we received it This item was recommended by a chef friend, and I'm happy I listened haha Great purchase for a great price!