As a chef or a home cook, having the right kitchen knives is crucial to your success and enjoyment in the kitchen. When it comes to knives, there are a few that are essential for any chefs toolkit. Here are some knives that chef's we work with recommend. follow this Blog to make sure you excel in the kitchen in 2023.
Chef's knife:Arguably the most versatile knife in a chefs arsenal and for a good reason, the Chef knife is perfect for a wide variety of tasks, including chopping, dicing, mincing, and slicing. Look for a knife with a blade that is at least 8 inches for maximum performance.
Paring knife: This small power house knife is perfect for peeling and trimming fruits and vegetables. It has a short, sharp blade that allows you to make precise and accurate cuts.
Serrated knife: A serrated knife, also known as a bread knife, is essential for slicing through crusty bread or soft tomatoes without crushing them. The saw-like teeth on the blade make it perfect for these types of tasks. If you have a fresh loaf ready for the morning, look no further than the
Santoku knife: This Japanese knife is similar to a chef's knife, but it has a shorter, wider blade that is great for slicing, dicing, and mincing. It is also very lightweight, making it easy to handle.
Boning knife: If you frequently work with meats, a boning knife is a must-have. Its thin, flexible blade allows you to easily remove bones from cuts of meat.
In addition to these basic knives, there are many other specialty knives that can be useful in the kitchen, depending on your needs. Some examples include a cleaver for breaking down large cuts of meat, a utility knife for medium-sized tasks, and a fillet knife for preparing fish.
Overall, the best kitchen knives for a chef are those that feel comfortable in your hand and which you enjoy using. It's also important to maintain your knives by sharpening them regularly and keeping them clean and dry. With the right knives and proper care, you'll be well-equipped to tackle any recipe that comes your way for many years to come.
Here one of our customers reviewing their Chef knife:
"Wasabi series - Chef knife. I ordered just the Chef launch on launch weekend just to test the water to see how I got on with the knife. I must say in person these are quite possibly the most beautiful knives I have ever seen. Really nicely weighted, very sharp. From the first inspection, this knife looks very good quality and the attention to detail in both the blade and the handle is amazing. I will be adding to my Chef knife very soon, A enjoy food prep with".