The Wüsthof Classic 6 Piece Block Set is a well-rounded set of five kitchen essentials and a handsome storage solution, consisting of a 3.5 Paring Knife (4066/9), a 6 Cook s Knife (4582/16), an 8 Bread Knife (4149), Kitchen Shears (5558-1), a 9 Sharpening Steel (4461/23) and 9-slot hard wood storage block (7250-1). This assortment of knives serves as a nicely rounded starter set for blossoming cooking enthusiasts.
The Wüsthof Classic 3.5 Paring knife proves itself ideal for mincing shallots, onions and herbs, a versatile little blade that excels at cutting and cleaning vegetables as well.
The Wüsthof Classic 6 Cook s Knife is a versatile accessory to any kitchen. This indispensable culinary companion effortlessly slices, dices, minces, and chops nearly any kind of food: You ll find uses for it with meats, fruit, vegetables, and herbs. Utilize the front portion of the knife for small, detailed tasks, and reserve the rest of the long blade for medium-sized cutting and chopping chores.
The Wüsthof Classic 8 Bread knife offers serrated edges, easily slicing through thick crusts and rinds without damaging soft, delicate interiors of breads and other foods. Deftly cutting through crusty, large loaves, the knife also excels with cakes, fruits, and fried food, featuring a triangular tip to adapt for various tasks.
The Kitchen Shears assist with a wide range of kitchen tasks, including cutting fins or flowers, releasing foods from twine and packaging, and snipping fresh herbs. The handle also features a bone crusher that can lend a hand with stubborn jar lids. These shears are easy to clean, with a come-apart design for effortless disassembly..
To ensure you get the most out of your knives, the Wüsthof Classic 6 Piece Block Set includes a 9 Sharpening Steel to keep your blades performing at their best. This sharpening steel is long enough to sharpen blades up to 9 in length.
Finally, a handsome 9-slot hard wood block houses all these fine instruments, keeping them safely stored while not in use, and leaves 4 slots open to accommodate more blades should you choose to expand your knife collection.
Wüsthof forges each blade in the Classic series from a single piece of high-carbon stainless steel, using their proprietary Precision Edge Technology (PEtec). The hand-honed edges are laser-tested to safeguard superior Wüsthof quality, which results in much sharper blades that offer appreciably longer edge retention than other knives. These beautiful knives provide the ultimate in balance and a safe, controlled handling experience. Wüsthof Classic series knives offer a full bolster for finger protection while cutting, slicing, paring, carving, mincing and chopping.
Each specialized knife comes complete with a contoured handle that offers a full tang and triple-riveting for comfort and permanently secure construction. Each durable, synthetic polymer handle proudly presents the classic Wüsthof trident logo.
Each piece of cutlery in the Wüsthof Classic 6 Piece Block Set is made in Solingen, Germany and carry a lifetime guarantee.