Minamoto is a brand of Yasuda cutlery in Seki city. It is well known for their elaborate work. Mr. Noboru Yasuda is the second-generation owner, and his son, who gained experience at another manufacturer, has returned to work with him. And several veteran craftsmen are also working together.
They mainly make two types of knives, Sweden steel series for home use and Damascus with VG10 steel core series for professional use.
Price range : US$80.00 – US$140.00
CY105 Japanese Santoku knife Damascus Minamoto 180mm
CY104 Japanese Gyuto Chef knife Damascus Minamoto 210mm
CY103 Japanese Santoku knife Swedish-Steel Minamoto 180mm
CY106 Japanese Petty knife Swedish-Steel Minamoto 150mm