The Wüsthof Classic Ikon 3 Piece Starter Set offers versatility in the form of three essential kitchen tools, the 3.5” Paring Knife (4086/9), the 8” Bread Knife (4166-20), and the 8” Cook’s Knife (4596/20). This compact and convenient collection of knives serves as an excellent starter set, offering a lot of multi-purpose use in a small number of knives.
The Wüsthof Classic Ikon 3.5” Paring knife is a versatile little blade,iIdeal for mincing shallots, onions and herbs, and excelling at cleaning and cutting vegetables as well as mincing.
With its serrated edge, the Wüsthof Classic Ikon 8” Bread knife is designed to easily slice through thick crusts and rinds without crushing the soft, delicate insides of breads and other foods. Adept at cutting large loaves, the knife also excels with tomatoes, cakes, fruits, and fried food.
The Wüsthof Classic Ikon 8” Cook’s Knife is a vital knife for any chef and ranks among the most popular blades in terms of both style & size. An invaluable kitchen companion, this blade slices, dices, minces, and chops effortlessly for virtually any food: use it for meats, vegetables, fruit, and herbs. The front portion of the blade deftly handles detailed tasks, while the rest of the long blade is perfect for the larger chopping and cutting chores.
Wüsthof forges each knife in the Classic Ikon series from a single blank of high-carbon stain-resistant steel using their proprietary Precision Edge Technology (PEtec). The hand-honed edges are each laser-tested to ensure first-class Wüsthof quality, resulting in notably sharper blades with much longer edge retention than other knives. These strikingly impressive knives with their double bolster design provide a controlled handling experience as well as the ultimate in balance while cutting, slicing, chopping and mincing.
Each specialized knife comes complete with a full tang and triple-riveted construction for comfort and security. The shells of the ergonomic, contemporary handle are fitted seamlessly for enhanced hygiene. Each handle is crafted from a durable, synthetic polymer and finished with the renowned trident logo etched proudly into each handle’s end.
The knives of the Wüsthof Classic Ikon 3 Piece Starter Set are all made in Solingen, Germany and carry a lifetime guarantee.