Shun Classic 8" Chef Knife with Hollow Grounds


Hungry for a blade that can tackle all your cutting, chopping, mincing, and dicing needs? Then feast your eyes on the Shun's Classic 8" Chef Knife with Hollow Grounds. The wide, double-bevel blade is great for transferring ingredients from the cutting board to the pot or bowl, while hollow grounds (a.k.a. kullenschliff's, kullens or grantons) help to reduce drag when slicing. Chop your way through a mountain of prep, slice and trim fruits and vegetables or break down proteins with ease. This is one all-purpose blade that will leave you wondering what you ever did without out it. Also available in an 6" Chef's Knife, 8" Chef's Knife, and 10" Chef's Knife.

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: 8"
  • 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.