Wusthof Utility Set, 2 Piece : This 2-piece utility set is a kitchen essential. Kitchen shears and paring knife have been crafted to the finest standards. Shears quarter chicken, portion meat to grill or freeze, cut through vegetables and snip fresh herbs without straining your hands. Zip cleanly through parchment paper. Open stiff plastic packaging, too. Handles pull apart for thorough sanitization and for resharpening of blades, then lock back into place. Open stubbon jar lids and bottle caps using the adjustable gripper teeth below the handle. 3" paring knife is precision-stamped of high-carbon stainless-steel. Blade is laser-tested for the perfect edge and optimum sharpness. Pointed blade works great for peeling vegetables and for small cutting tasks. Handle is double-riveted for lasting strength and performance. 8"L shears and 3" blade paring knife. Lifetime manufacturer warranty. Kitchen Shears Product Features Quarter chicken, portion meat to grill or freeze, cut through vegetables Cut cleanly through parchment paper, open stiff plastic packaging Rust-resistant serrated edge blade and bevel edge blade cut evenly and precisely Handles pull apart for thorough sanitization and for resharpening of blades, then lock back into place Polypropylene handles fit either hand for firm control Lifetime manufacturer warranty Paring Knife Product Features Precision-stamped, high-carbon stainless-steel blade is laser-tested for the perfect edge and optimum sharpness Pointed blade is ideal for peeling vegetables and meal preparation Polypropylene handle is double-riveted for lasting performance Made by Wusthof, German manufacturer of fine cutlery since 1814 Lifetime manufacturer warranty
PostedApril 5, 2010
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Victorinox Fibrox Pro Chef's Knife
Victorinox Fibrox Pro Chef's Knife : Manufactured with the same high-quality standards as the world renowned Swiss army knife, the chef's knife blade is hand-ground and laser-tested to ensure the best Swiss quality. Stamped from high-carbon stainless-steel, the blade is conically ground throughout the length and depth for a razor-edge sharpness that performs with quickness and precision. Each blade undergoes a special tempering process to create an edge that can be resharpened over the lifetime of the blade for precise chopping of vegetables to slicing deli-thin meats. Beautifully balanced and perfectly weighted for ease in handling, the slight-wedge design offers best food prep. Ergonomic, nonslip Fibrox handle feels comfortable in the hand. NSF certified. Backed by 125+ years of craftsmanship, Victorinox knives are internationally praised by gourmet chefs for their precise design and durability. Hand-finished by skilled craftsmen in Switzerland, Victorinox knives are rated as the best value by a leading consumer publication. Product Features Precision-stamped from high-carbon stainless-steel, the blade is conically ground throughout the length and depth for razor-edge sharpness and retention Slight-wedge design for best food prep Perfectly balanced and weighted for ease in handling, each blade undergoes a special tempering process to create an edge that can be resharpened throughout the lifetime of the blade NSF certified Fibrox ergonomic nonslip handle feels comfortable in the hand Swiss-manufactured with the same high quality standards of the original Swiss Army Knife Victorinox celebrates their 125th anniversary maintaining the excellent-quality design that earns the highest respect of professional and home chefs
Sharp and Comfortable
PostedApril 5, 2010
A very sharp, nicely balanced knife that slices, chops, and minces very successfully.
Chef'sChoice Pronto Manual Diamond Hone Santoku/Asian Knife Sharpener #463 : This 2-stage Asian Pronto 463 is extremely fast, outperforming other manual sharpeners on the market. In seconds, with precise angle control, this sharpener provides an ultra-sharp, arch-shaped edge on double-bevel straight-edge, serrated and Asian-style knives. With 100% diamond abrasive wheels, Stage 1 sharpens and Stage 2 hones and polishes knives producing a stronger, more durable edge on serrated knives. The Pronto 463 straightens and aligns dull, bent knife teeth. Diamond-coated abrasive wheels hold their shape indefinitely and sharpen any alloy. The Asian Pronto's Criss-Cross technology sharpens simultaneously "into" and "out of" the knife edge for a premium burr-free edge with plenty of bite. The Asian Pronto 463 ensures exact bevel angle control for a 15 degree bevel edge. Soft-grip handle offers a secure grip. Exceptionally safe and easy to store, the santoku/Asian knife sharpener fits in a kitchen drawer. 1-year limited manufacturer warranty. Made in the USA. 8 1/2"L x 2"W x 2 1/2"H. Product Features Fastest 2-stage manual sharpener puts a stronger, razor-sharp, arch-shaped 15 degree bevel edge on double-bevel, straight-edge and serrated Asian-style knives 100% diamond abrasive wheels ensure astonishingly sharp edges in seconds: Stage 1 sharpens and Stage 2 hones and polishes double-bevel edges with micron-size diamond abrasives Sharpens double-bevel santoku/Asian-style knives, tip to blade Ensures precise bevel angle control for a 15-degree edge Diamond abrasive wheels sharpen simultaneously "into" and "out of" the knife edge for a premium burr-free edge Criss-Cross sharpening technology produces sharp edges with plenty of bite Accurate angle guides ensure precise angle control Diamond abrasive wheels hold their shape indefinitely, unlike ceramic wheels Diamond abrasives do not load up, so no messy oil or water is needed Sharpener is exceptionally safe and easy to use Comfortable sure-grip handle Nonslip rubber feet keep sharpener secure when in use Compact size stores in a kitchen drawer Stainless-steel and molded thermoplastic