Japanese VG-10 Chef knife

  • Japanese VG-10 blade material
  • Hardness: HRC: 60±2
  • 67 layers Damask steel
  • Recommended by the Danish and Norwegian National Chef Team


Chef's knife in VG-10 Japanese stainless steel with extreme edge durability and good corrosion resistance.

Why Chef's Knife

The chef's knife is one of the most important knives in the Western kitchen. It is this knife that chefs attach the most importance to its quality and function. The chef's knife is the knife that is used for everything, from vegetables, fruit, boneless meat, to fish and cheese. It is the most versatile knife in the kitchen. That is why the chef's knife is often called a universal knife.

The Knife

The knife is designed to feel balanced in the hand, with the right weight, so that it can actually be moved without tiring . The knife's own weight helps to work through the raw material while the angle of the knife blade provides optimal cutting properties.

Knife blade

The knife blade is made of Japanese steel which is preferred by professional chefs and has a length of 20 cm. It has a hardness of HRC 60±2 and stays sharp for a very long time. The surface is made of 67 layers of damask steel. The core is made of stainless VG-10 steel, covered by steel layers on each side. The beautiful steel around the hard core makes the knife both extremely sharp and durable, while also being incredibly beautiful. The blade has a sharpening angle of 15° with a balancing point in the middle.

Handle in treated Pakkawood

The handle is made of treated black pack wood, which both gives a beautiful expression and fits well in the hand whether you are right- or left-handed. The handle is pressure impregnated to resist the wood cracking in contact with water. It is designed to be used over time without becoming uncomfortable.

Recommended by the Danish national chef team

EGO VG-10 knife series is used and recommended by the Danish national chef team. As Olympic winners in 2020, they have the highest demands and expectations for the chef's most important tool – the kitchen knife. This is your guarantee that the knives maintain the highest quality and are designed for a perfect result.


The chef's knife EGO VG-10 must not be washed in the dishwasher, but washed by hand in soapy water and dried quickly after use.

Tagged EGO

EGO is designed in Norway by Wilfa.


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