Shun Classic 2.5" Bird's Beak Paring Knife


Known for its precision and ability to hug the curves of rounded produce, Shun's Classic 2.5" Bird's Beak Paring Knife is the ideal blade for any chef looking to spice up their presentation. Create beautiful garnishes, peel fruit with less waste, and remove blemishes from potatoes and other vegetables. Also known as a tournée—for the highly sculpted cut that only this blade allows you to produce—this specialty knife will help to enhance your culinary artistry more than you can ever imagine.

The Shun Classic line offers an unsurpassed variety of traditional blade styles infused with sleek, modern design—so you always have the right knife at your fingertips.

  • Blade Length: 2.5"
  • Steel: Proprietary VG-MAX cutting core, wrapped in 34 layers (each side) of stainless Damascus steel
  • Handle: D-shaped PakkaWood®, ebony finish
  • Hand Wash Recommended
  • Lifetime Warranty

About Shun

For the past 100 years, Shun Cutlery has been admired as one of the world’s premier culinary brands—creating their masterpieces one at a time in the cutlery capital of Seki, Japan. Taking inspiration from the legendary blade-making traditions of ancient sword smiths, each item requires 100 handcrafted steps to complete and produces an exceptionally unique, one-of-a-kind design that transforms each product into a functional work of art. Synonymous with perfection, tradition, and performance, Shun brings exquisite craftsmanship and an unparalleled beauty to every tool their skilled knife-makers create. Every Shun product is backed by their Lifetime Warranty against manufacturing defects and includes free sharpening for life.