Our Quick Hang Out at Forged to Table Sacramento

Knifemaker, Neil Kamimura, forging a kitchen knife.

Northern California’s First Kitchen Centric Custom Knife Show This was the second of what will hopefully be many Forged to Table events put on by knifemakers Neil Kamimura and Mareko Maumasi. It was organized locally by Gabrielle Crocker of Crocker Cutlery, a sharpener and eagle-eyed purveyor of custom knives, and hosted at A Space in …

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Shun Premier Chef’s Knife Review

Header image for our in-depth review of the Shun Premier 8 inch chef knife covering performance, edge retention, handle ergonomics and alternative chef knife options.

This is a Western Kitchen Chef Knife that Cuts like Japanese Knife What do you do with a knife like this? After hearing all the hype about Shun knives, and then hearing all the anti-hype people talk about what’s wrong with Shun knives, then watching a bunch of culinary YouTube influencers slap the Premier around …

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