The blade of the Wusthof Ikon Blackwood Hollow Edge 9” Carving knife is forged from one piece of high-carbon stainless steel, and furnished with a hollow edge that creates air pockets between the food and blade. This feature prevents food from sticking to the blade as you use it to create delicate slices, allowing each piece of meat to retain all of its juices within. Perfect for larger birds, roasts, barbecued beef and ham, this extra long blade performs well with cooked and smoked meats of any temperature. The highly sharp blade is designed to eliminate shredding with each slice. It is an impressive, vital tool for any holiday dinner or large family meal.
Wusthof’s laser testing ensures each hand-honed blade has a cutting edge 30% sharper than most other knife brands and will also maintaining blade precision more successfully. As a member of the distinguished Wusthof Ikon line, this knife is a combination of the best and brightest features of all the other Wusthof lines. Form and function unite in harmony as the weighted, double bolster delivers ultimate balance and cutting control while its strikingly elegant appearance leaves a lasting impression. The precision forward bolster grants access to the complete length of the blade, which allows for effortless sharpening of the entire edge, as well as full use of the blade while slicing and carving. Crafted from the finest African Blackwood, the contoured, ergonomically-designed handle, complete with full tang and triple-riveting, allows for comfort in addition to permanent security. African Blackwood, also called Grenadill, is the world's densest wood and also one of the world's hardest, with far less expanding and contracting than other woods. Sustainable harvesting practices are controlled by local government to ensure environmental stability. Once assembled from these unsurpassed components, the dignified Wusthof logo is then etched into the end of this work of art as a testament to its supreme quality. To provide the best care only hand wash your Wusthof Ikon Blackwood Hollow Edge 9" Chef's knife.
The Wusthof Ikon Blackwood Chef's knife is made in Solingen, Germany and comes with a lifetime guarantee.