Personally I’ve tried Shun Classic, Premier, Hiro, and Kaji. I own the Miyabi Artisan . I like knives like this for utility and for delicate work, I always use my Miyabi. May 26, 2017 – I almost bought 3 Miyabi 5000MCD 67, but in the last minute regeret it, and then . I have a left handed Shun classic petty knife (with the same vg-10 metal as you . To Claus: check out this forum post about Misono vs MAC and A moist, delicious Chocolate-Mayonnaise Cake pleases crowds of all ages, . Nov 1, 2013 – Read the Miyabi Knives? discussion from the Chowhound . For example, Shun Classic knives come with left vs right handle, but Shun Premier is neutral. . of care with my knife, but I don’t want it to be too delicate or finicky. . a new knife and have narrowed it down to these two: [Miyabi Birchwood Chef’s. . handle can be seen on a Wusthof and a hybrid on a Shun or Miyabi. Birchwood also might feel a little more delicate where’s Meji is more . Cuts like a shun or a miyabi, tough as nails. . It drives me nuts that people consider shun vs wusthof/henckels as Japanese vs German. . i have a shun sora pairing knife. i only use it for delicate things which is why i got it. it . . Kaizen II improves upon Miyabi’s popular Kaizen collection with the addition of . Decorative red spacer and a mosaic pin add an elegant touch; The Miyabi . Blade features a Katana edge, hand-honed using the traditional 3-step Japanese Honbazuke method. 5000MCD, Cryodur ice-hardened; 63 Rockwell hardness. My brother has a Shun 6″ chef knife which so far has been the best knife I’ve tried. . Carbon vs. stainless isn’t the way to decide: they have ups and downs. . They have a very clean and elegant look which I really like.