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The mighty ZIRH ( zuuurgh ? )

Discussion in 'Kitchen Cutlery & Tools' started by bradlox, Feb 15, 2015.

  1. bradlox

    bradlox

    389
    Aug 1, 2009
    just wanted to share my new kitchen knife , a self birthday present .

    this is my Turkish Zirh , and its a small to med size !!

    1/8 forged high carbon quite nice wide thin grind , mystery wood handle .
    cost me 30 turkish lira (around 12 usd )

    lenght overall is 15 1/2 "
    blade length 11'' (about 12'' of edge )

    has a great belly ! most well known for chopping cubes of meat , rocking and chopping herbs , cutting up servings of pide ( kind of thin basic pizza ) .

    hope you like ......

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  2. Fritz MacKrieg

    Fritz MacKrieg

    99
    Jul 22, 2014
    That's pretty sweet! I wonder how it compares to the Korean rustic knives I've seen on the bay (even bought one from HwaSeung forge).
     
  3. bradlox

    bradlox

    389
    Aug 1, 2009
    I Don't know about the Korean knives , I'll have to give them a look . I'm Really happy with this thing so far . Had to sand some of the edges over. Super sharp cutting edge , chops herbs great and works great for serving pizza !
     
  4. lachopperboy

    lachopperboy

    68
    Oct 29, 2011
    hi bradlox!
    i ve been looking for one of these but i can not find them in the states. where did you get yours from? please let me know, thanks.
     
  5. Michellelee

    Michellelee

    2
    Oct 3, 2018
    I too am looking for a Zirh.. Have not been successful finding it anywhere besides turkey and cannot find a place to ship
     

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