Shun Hinoki Wood 12x18"* Cutting Board, model DM0807.
This quality cutting board is made for Shun from the exotic Hinoki wood and is a must-have for any owner of their fine blades. Hinoki wood is prized by Japanese chefs for its unique properties. It is slightly softer than many woods typically used in cutting boards, and helps knives to retain their edge. Shun's sturdy board is large enough for most any task, and is about 3/4" thick to help resist warping. The Shun logo is branded into the upper left-hand corner, for an aesthetic touch. Both attractive and functional, this sturdy board will keep your knives sharp while enhancing your kitchen with the natural beauty of Hinoki.
*Actual Dimensions of approximately: 11 3/4" height, 17 3/4" width, and 3/4" thickness.
Hinoki wood comes from a rare Japanese tree prized for centuries for its beauty, fragrance and longevity under the wettest conditions
The light-colored wood features a rich, straight grain and pleasant lemon scent
The usually straight grain structure of the wood makes for the perfect cutting surface for the sharpest knives
The medium-soft nature of the Hinoki wood provides a self-healing cutting surface that helps hide scratches and preserve the boards natural beauty
Care and cleaning of the Hinoki wood cutting board requires only that you wash the surface lightly with a clean brush or cloth after each use and towel dry to prevent warping or cracking
Branded with the Shun Logo