The Hayakawa Vegetable Knife is a must have for any cook. It is hand crafted by master craftsman Masaya Hayakawa in Kyoto. The vegetable knife is very versatile in the kitchen. Its sharp blade can do everything from slicing, dicing, and chopping of vegetables. The knife is also very comfortable in your hand as it is a lightweight knife, and has an extremely sharp edge that will do all the work.