“What better way to complement a knife skills course than a set of premium kitchen knives? Wüsthof is a 203-year old German brand which has been family owned for seven generations. Nothing lasts that long without quality, and this set is one of the best out there.”
Wusthof Classic Ikon Seven Piece Knife Block is a multiple knives holder that can hold several knives of various styles, including scissors, kitchen shears, and another metal tool. The set comes with an 8-inch Cook’s Knife, 8-inch Bread Knife, 9-inch Steel, 6-inch Utility Knife, 3.5-inch Paring Knife, 15-Slot Block and a Come-Apart Kitchen Shears.
The cook’s knife can cut vegetables, fruits, herbs, meat, fish, and many more ingredients in the desired size, while the bread knife cuts very thin slices of bread with precision. The utility knife can be used to cut sandwiches and slice meat.
The Wusthof Classic Ikon Seven Piece Knife Block set is made from a single blank of high carbon stain-free steel that is precision-forged. The Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures that the blades are 20 percent sharper with double the edge retention.
The half bolster enables the blades to be sharpened and honed the entire length, while the heel bolster gives added balance to the knife. The Wusthof Classic Ikon Seven Piece Knife Block set also comes with a full tang that is riveted thrice to the handle for precise control. The knives come with contoured handle with an elegant shape for more modern appearance and are designed for comfortable fit and grip.
The Wusthof Classic Ikon Seven Piece Knife Block is made up of custom solid hardwood core that is FSC certified and the knives are displayed for easy identification and can be easily picked for a specific task.