JA Henckel International Knife Sets
||Four Star II
||Twin Pro S
| 10 pieces
|| 10 pieces
|| 18 pieces
|| 19 pieces
| Buy at Amazon
|| Buy at Amazon
|| Buy at Amazon
|| Buy at Amazon
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
Wusthof Nakiri Knife
The purpose of this review is simply to provide you with everything you need to know about the nakiri style knife and the Wusthof Nakiri Knife in particular. And also to help you to decide to make this blade part of the suite of knives for your kitchen or to confidently give as a gift for the kitchen of your mate, your children, your friends. Look ==> Continue reading
Shun DM0706 Classic 8 Inch Chef Knife Review: Too Clumsy?
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?
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. Take a Look ==> Continue reading
At a recent Blade Show, the beautiful Shun Hikari won the 2016 Kitchen Knife of the Year award.
The 2016 Kitchen Knife of the Year almost seems to glow with its own inner light. Appropriately, we named it Shun Hikari. “Hikari” is Japanese for “light,” “sunlight,” or “illumination.” By Shun Cutlery Continue reading
Best Steak Knives Review
This article is on the topic of the best steak knives. The purpose of this post is to provide you with some valuable information when doing steak knives review. And, finally, to offer our recommendations and our top picks. Look ==> Continue reading
5 most common mistakes cooks make with their knives
It’s time to learn how to care for the best tool in your kitchen. Look==>
Buying cheap, inexpensive, low quality cutlery
This may be the single most common mistake made by the home cook. I’ve done it many, many times. Raise your hand if this sounds like you: I’m walking through the supermarket and hanging right by the spatulas is this shiny, neon colored knife on sale for $5.99.
What do I do? I think, man do I need that! Continue reading
How to Break Down a Chicken in 10 EZ Steps.
The purpose of this article is to give you quick instruction on how to break a whole chicken down into its varying parts. Shun Sora has a 5 piece set with all the tools you will need for this lesson. Chicken ballotine is the process of deboning a chicken. We’re not doing that here. Continue reading
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