Wüsthof Gourmet 7-Piece Knife Set
Made in Solingen, Germany, the 7-pieces (3 1/2-inch paring knife, 8-inch bread knife, 6-inch sandwich knife, 9-inch honing steel, 8-inch chef’s knife, kitchen shears, and 9-slot solid oak block) included in this gourmet set are top quality products. Offered in differing handle designs made of special plastic, dishwasher-safe and capturing individual demands for ergonomics and tastes, these Wusthof knives all bring a lifetime guarantee of low-maintenance cutting to its owners. Made from one piece of hardened special stainless steel (chromium molybdenum vanadium) for a longer life, the blades are buffed and polished by hand. Besides being high carbon, no-stain stamped blade, they are very sharp and easy to use. They are corrosion resistant and cater to both the amateur and professional cook, with a warranty on material and workmanship. The set, priced at $129.95 (Crate and Barrel) has a bonus cutting board and carbide manual sharpener.