Tarasaki Type Japanese Kitchen Knife Definition

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Tarasaki ( 鱈裂き)
- Tara in Japanese means cod. Tarasaki - specialized knife for breaking down cod. Has a unique indentation in the choil allowing for a greater choke-up grip.


  • Typically a Single Grind knife.
  • Common Blade Length - 210mm(8.27")
  • Blade Length Range - 180-270mm(7.09-10.63")

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