Set includes 6-Inch hollow ground cooks knife, 4-1/2 utility, 3-1/2 parer, shears and storage block * Tough POM handle with full tang and traditional three rivets * Laser tested edge for uniform cutting and long-lasting sharp edge * The Solingen name stamped on wusthof knives validates that your knife was crafted and originated from "the cutlery capital of the world" Solingen Germany
All knives are not created equal.By far, all of Wusthof's lines offer great value.In my own kitchen, I have the Gourmet, the Classic, the Grand Prix, Le Cordon Bleu etc.This particular set:The block is of a nice wood quality, finished smoothly and neutral in appearance. I have never been a big fan of knife blocks. I have a wooden knife tray in a shallow kitchen drawer that holds my knives perfectly, keeps them safe and off my valuable counter space.The come apart kitchen shears are pretty standard for Wust..
I will begin by saying that I have no previous experience with Wusthof knives, or really any other name-brand knives. We are the kind of people who buy a knife here and there, now and then, and keep it until it doesn't work well any more. So you will not get from me the kind of high-end, fancy terminology review that would be done by a really into-it, professional or amateur cook.The block we received looks just fine. No splits, unfinished sides, or other flaws. It is quite compact, with a small footpri..
Cool, I thought, when I saw this set of Wusthof knives coupled with kitchen shears in what looked to be an attractive storage block.Wusthof makes knives perfect for those of us that consider ourselves to be a little more talented in the kitchen than your average housewife. Their knives are not super high end, but they are certainly a major notch above many other brands at traditionally reasonable prices.The cost of this set is about equal to that of what you would pay individually for the 6" Cook's Knife a..