Do I Really Need This Kitchen Knife? The #1 Rule When Choosing a Kitchen Knife?

Do I Really Need This Kitchen Knife?

Best Kitchen Knife

 

Okay. it’s saturday morning and you’re watching some cooking show. And some chef is telling you that you, too, can make this marvelous new style of mashed potatoes, or ratatouille or whatever.

 

So,  you walk into your kitchen, look for your kitchen knife set and reach for a knife. First let me ask where do you reach? Do you open a drawer and look into a pile of jumbled or Twisted bits of metal? Do you have large wooden block on your kitchen counter? Do you have one of those hanging magnetic knife holders mounted on the wall?

 

So you reach out and you grab the knife you usually take or you just grab the first handle your hand comes into contact with and you hold it up and you think to yourself I might be able to do better. Maybe it’s time I think about replacing these old knives.

 

The question is what kitchen knife should i buy? Or how about just what’s a good knife? what’s a good set of knives? do I need a set of knives? what knives do I need? What makes a good kitchen knife set? Continue reading

The Best Kitchen Knife Set: Top 5 Most Loved Sets Reviewed

The Best Kitchen Knife Set: Top 5 Most Loved Sets Reviewed

 

If you’re handy in the kitchen or would just like to have the right tools for every job, finding the best kitchen knife set to prepare meals is essential. There are so many on the market today with different types of blades, different types of blade steel and made from different materials. How do you choose? With that in mind, taking a close look at user reviews and testing quality and performance over time, we’ve compiled this list of the top kitchen knife sets for you. Look ==> Continue reading

Best Stainless Steel Rice Cooker: Read This Before You Buy

Looking for a Stainless Steel Rice Cooker??

You will find it HERE on my Stainless Steel Rice Cooker LIST of the Best!  

You will also find Helpful Tips and Recommendations!

After hours and hours researching and reviewing different makes and models in an effort to find the best Stainless Steel Rice Cooker ,  I  am ready to share my list of the best with you. Look ==> Continue reading

JA Henckel International Knives & Sets: Top 30 Best and Worst

JA Henckel International Knife Sets

 

Are you looking for a top quality knife or set of knives for either your home or professional kitchen? This review of JA Henckels International Knives & Sets is the right place to start. With over 120 years’ experience in manufacturing some of the most popular knives on the market, the JA Henckels company is not only one of the go-to brands for the best knives, it’s production of some of the best German steel makes the quality top of the line as well.  Look ==> Continue reading

Shun DM0706 Classic 8 Inch Chef Knife Review: Too Clumsy?

Shun DM0706 Classic 8 Inch Chef Knife Review: Too Clumsy?

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If you’re looking for the ultimate Chef’s Knife, the Shun Classic 8 inch DM0706 is one of the best all-around choices. Not only is it built to slice, dice and chop; it’s also built to last. With 32 layers of high carbon stainless surrounding a VG MAX core, it has a Damascus look with the added benefit of being rust resistant. Continue reading

Shun Sora Knife Review: Quality too Cheap to Keep Sharp?

Shun Sora Knife Review: Quality too Cheap to Keep Sharp?

Sora 6pc set VBS0600

Sora 6pc set VBS0600

Are you looking for a high quality chef’s knife, paring knife or knife set that will get you through all your daily kitchen duties, hold an edge and last – all while not breaking the bank? If so, the Shun Sora knife collection may be for you. With an average 4.5 star review, these budget blades are worth a second look. Continue reading