Wüsthof forges the blade of the Wüsthof Classic Ikon 8” Bread Knife a single piece of specially-tempered, high-carbon stainless steel. This fine, high-quality blade offers a serrated edge to readily cut through thick crusts and rinds without damage to the soft delicate interiors of bread and other foods. Use this knife to adeptly slice through large loaves, or wield its versatility with cakes, fruits, and more.
This sublime knife set includes an eye-appealing rubberwood cutting board that no kitchen should be without. With proper use of a cutting board, you’ll avoid unnecessary dulling of your knife’s blade and prevent nicks to your countertop or plates. As a naturally anti-microbial material, rubberwood offers enhanced food safety, as well as strength and durability. With its high-density and easy sustainability, rubberwood is an all-around top-choice material for a cutting surface.
Wüsthof blades are hand-honed and laser tested to produce an edge that’s considerably sharper and easier to maintain than most other knives. Ultimate balance harmonizes with aesthetics in the traditional weighted, forward bolster that adds heft, and the distinctive rear bolster that equalizes the weight's proportions. The bolster’s positioning allows for effortless sharpening of the entire blade, and easy utilization of the full blade's length for slicing through crusty breads and tough-rinded fruits.
Wüsthof’s contoured, ergonomically-designed handle, complete with a full tang and triple-riveting result in comfort and permanent security. The handle is constructed from a synthetic, durable polymer and presents the renowned trident logo etched into the end as a testament to Wüsthof’s remarkable quality.
Paired with a handsome rubberwood cutting board, this elegant knife set would make any gourmet bread lover happy to receive as a gift.
Each Wüsthof Classic Ikon 8” Bread Knife is made in Solingen, Germany and comes with a lifetime guarantee.