Unagisaki knife is used for filleting eel. The sharp tip of the knife is pushed into the eel near the head, and then slid along the body of the eel to open up the entire length of the fish. Besides the Edo (Tokyo) style, there are also local styles that differ significantly for different cities in Japan like Nagoya, Osaka, and Kyoto.
Shirogami steel which means white paper steel is produced using its iron sands of Yasugi by Hitachi Metals Yasugi Works in Shimane Prefecture, Japan.
Use & Care
Keep it dry.
It will rust or disColor if not washed and dried carefully after use.
Tojiro Co Ltd was founded as Fujitora Farm Equipment by Mr Torao Fujita in 1953 in Tsubame, Niigata Prefecture, Japan. The company was renamed to Fujitora Industry Co Ltd in 1964, and to Tojiro Co Ltd in 2015.