The Wüsthof Classic 6 Piece Flat Set provides all the knife fundamentals, delivering exceptional versatility and providing the means to keep your knives at their sharpest best. Comprised of a 3.5” Spear-Point Paring Knife (4066/9), a 5” Hollow Edge Santoku (4173), an 8” Bread Knife (4155), an 8” Cook’s Knife (4585/20), Kitchen Shears (5558), and a 4-Stage Hand-Held Universal Sharpener (2944), this well-rounded set covers all the essentials to anyone beginning a knife collection.
Perfect for cutting and cleaning vegetables and fruits, the Wüsthof Classic 3.5” Spear Point Paring Knife offers a tapered blade for close control in mincing onions, shallots, herbs and more. The blade’s short, sharp edge is perfect for intricate decorating as well as detailed peeling, mincing and dicing.
The Wüsthof Classic 5” Hollow Edge Santoku slices, minces, dices and chops nearly any kind of food. This Japanese-style chef’s knife offers a hollow edge design that prevents food from sticking to the blade as you slice by creating air pockets between food and blade during use. Utilize this confidently for fish, meats, vegetables and more. With its 5” blade, this knife excels with medium sized tasks where a larger blade might prove unwieldy.
Two long, vital knives answer the call when it comes to large cutting tasks around the kitchen: the 8” Bread Knife and the 8” Cook’s Knife. The serrated edge of the Wüsthof Classic 8” Bread Knife handles bread of all kinds, whether crunchy, crusty, fresh or delicate. Use it with confidence on large, crusty loaves and thick sandwiches, or even as a great cake cutter. The sharp serrations adeptly slice through tough skins and thick rinds as well, making short work of winter squash and more.
8” Cook’s Knives rank among the most popular knives in terms of both style and length. The Wüsthof Classic 8” Cook’s Knife makes slicing, mincing, dicing and chopping any food virtually effortless. The front portion of this multi-purpose knife manages detailed jobs deftly, while the rest of the 8” blade readily handles the larger cutting and chopping tasks. Reach this essential chef’s knife confidently for vegetables, fruits, meats and herbs.
For the more random jobs around the kitchen, put the Kitchen Shears in charge of snipping fresh herbs, cutting flowers or fins, and releasing foods from twine and packaging. These come-apart shears disassemble easily for cleaning and maintenance.
The Wüsthof Universal Four Stage Hand Held Knife Sharpener is designed to keep all your knives sharp, including the Asian-style blades. The standard mode offers two slots to sharpen and hone to 28˚, or 14˚ per side, and the Asian mode provides two slots to sharpen Santoku, Nakiri, and other Asian blades to a 20˚ angle, or 10˚ per side. Coarse sharpening is achieved with two crossed, hard carbide steel blades, while the fine stages hone using fine ceramic rods. Blades with serrations or scalloped edges should only be sharpened using the ceramic fine stage. This versatile sharpener includes a rubberized base and comfortable soft-grip handle, so you’ll be on secure ground for sharpening. Your blades with be sharp as new with just a few strokes through the appropriate slots.
Each knife in the Wüsthof Classic Series begins as a single piece of high-carbon stainless steel, and is forged utilizing Wüsthof’s patented Precision Edge Technology (PEtec). Each hand-honed edge is laser-tested for precision and quality, resulting in markedly sharper blades with significantly longer edge retention than most other knives. Striking and elegant, these blades offer ultimate balance as well as a safe handling experience. The full bolster of the Wüsthof Classic series knives provides protection for fingers during use.
Complete with a full tang and triple-riveting, these fine blades knives feature a contoured handle that provides comfort in addition to a secure construction. Every Wüsthof Classic knife handle is crafted from a durable, synthetic polymer, and proudly bears the distinctive trident logo.
The pieces of the Wüsthof Classic 6 Piece Flat Set each carry a lifetime guarantee.
Any Wusthof flat set purchase includes a free 7-slot in drawer tray (8000) as a complimentary gift. Gift item may be shipped separately, no rebate or mail in forms are required.