Mercer Culinary One Piece Japanese Nakiri Knife, 7-Inch

Last updated: January 4, 2023


This nakiri knife has a comfortable and durable handle with textured finger points for added safety. The one-piece blade is crafted from high-carbon steel for long-lasting sharpness. The razor-sharp blade is easy to maintain and can be sharpened without much time or effort.

We looked at the top Nakiri Knives and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Nakiri Knife you should buy.

Product Details

Key Takeaway: This nakiri knife is a safe and comfortable knife that offers durability.

In our analysis of 32 expert reviews, the Mercer Culinary One Piece Japanese Nakiri Knife, 7-Inch placed 5th when we looked at the top 15 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

With unparalleled performance, Millennia knives are designed with innovative features to meet the demands of today’s professional chefs.

Our Expert Consultant

Julie Chernoff
Culinary Expert

Julie Chernoff is a long-time member of Les Dames d’Escoffier (past president of the Chicago Chapter, and current co-chair of the LDEI Legacy Awards Committee), the Association of Food Journalists (AFJ) and the International Association of Culinary Professionals.

Chernoff is the dining editor of Better, a lifestyle website and print magazine. Her journalism started in the test kitchens of Weight Watchers Magazine. She holds a BA in English from Yale University and is a graduate of the California Culinary Academy. She has spent the last few decades styling, photographing, teaching, developing recipes, editing, thinking and writing about food.

Expert Reviews


What reviewers liked

Made with durable carbon steel, this knife always maintains a sharp edge. The one-piece blade made with high-quality Japanese steel gives you a friction-free and secure chopping experience. Once you notice degraded sharpness, you can easily sharp its bid, as it has a high-speed and easy sharpening process. This knife is listed in NSF for easy cleaning and hygiene.
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