Knife review: New Mazaki 270mm gyuto

A link to this knife review has been posted on KKF and KMS.

The blade – A while ago a few European (first JNS, followed by Cleancut) makers introduced knives by Naoki Mazaki, a young blacksmith from Sanjo, Japan.  I recently bought the latest addition to the Mazaki offering from JNS, very effectively called the ‘New Mazaki’. This is my first 270mm knife, as when I started out with Japanese knives I really liked smaller and more nimble knives (also more logical being a home cook I guess).

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