Among the Asturian and Galician mountains is a village known for the rugged terrain that surrounds it and where it was always difficult to get , even being only 37 km from the coast. Being in the mountains where it rains abundantly throughout the year the water was an energy that taramundeses wanted and took advantage . He became the engine of the people from grinding grain to hammer the steel. This ability to harness the river provide to Taramundi the ability to work in the steel mills , producing in its early farming tools and agricultural forging along with cooking utensils such as knives, with steel experience gave her master blacksmiths great knowledge on how to handle the material. With the passage of time and pocket knives were gaining fame for his agricultural cutting tools sharp and distinctive. Their knives were sought by every peasant who needed a good useful for their work.