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July 2024

Welcome to Kakushin, your premier Canadian Knife Store. Specializing in offering a diverse range of kitchen knives and accessories. Whether you're in search of authentic Japanese chef knife, a Western-style specialty knife or even a collector's blades, we carry in-stock a selection of over 500 products sourced from around the world.

If you're a home cook, professional chef, an outdoor enthusiast, or looking to make the perfect gift, our bilingual website and customer service have you covered!

Need immediate help picking a knife?


We understand that the online shopping journey can sometimes be a maze of uncertainty. If you receive our product and find it doesn't align with your expectations, simply take advantage of our 30-day flexible return policy and send it back for a refund.


Having all our products readily available in our main knife store allows us to ship everything directly from our local inventory. As a result, you get fast and free shipping*. We even go the extra mile by offering a free tracking number with all orders!


We quality inspect all our blades prior to shipping. Our BESS Certified sharpness scale will guarantee that your knives deliver the smoothest cuts. Owning a sharp kitchen knife made from premium steel will change your cooking experience forever.


With our knife store and stock located in Canada, all Canadian orders can say goodbye to unexpected duties, customs fees and exchange rate fluctuations; our prices are clear and upfront. We take care of the international declarations on items from foreign countries.



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Newspaper article Kakushin


Mike Sirek, owner of Kakushin's Knife Store, in Gatineau (Le Droit, Patrick Woodbury/Le Droit, Patrick Woodbury).

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Kitchen Knives - Taiga Series
Shop our Japanese Knife Collection

Explore the latest Taiga collection, showcasing AUS10 steel at its core and intricate damascus patterns. Tempered for both durability and superior performance, these blades strike a harmonious blend between the precision of Japanese craftsmanship and the robust essence found in traditional Western knives. Suited for both domestic culinary pursuits and bustling commercial kitchens, these knives are made in Mino-City, Japan, ensuring top-tier quality for all your cooking endeavors.

With a variety of five knife profiles within the series, we offer a comprehensive selection to meet all your culinary requirements. Whether it's the versatile Gyuto, the adaptable Santoku, the exacting Nakiri, the delicate Petty, or even the all-encompassing knife set, each model in the Taiga series epitomizes Kakushin's unwavering commitment to offering exceptional blades.

Shop Japanese Knives


With many models, shapes, sizes, and brands, the realm of kitchen knives spans from the finesse of Japanese knife to the robustness of Western-style blades, and even the craftsmanship of artisan-made knives. Our guide will help you make an informed and optimal purchase decision.

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