The Wüsthof Classic 5 Piece Studio Block Set houses the bare necessities for any kitchen in a convenient, compact walnut block. Consisting of the 3.5" Paring Knife, the 4.5" Utility Knife, the 6" Cooks Knife, Kitchen Shears, contained within a 4-slot Walnut Block (72507AW), this attractive set is ideal for small “studio” size kitchens, with a modest footprint to take up a minimal amount of valuable countertop space. You’ll have an adaptable set of blades to manage a large array of food preparation tasks.
The Wüsthof Classic Ikon 3.5” Paring knife is a versatile little blade and an ideal choice for mincing shallots, onions and herbs that excels at cutting and cleaning vegetables as well. The Classic Ikon 4.5” Utility Knife is also well-equipped to handle small and detailed tasks, but can handle larger work more adeptly with its length. Perfect for peeling, paring, slicing, mincing and cleaning vegetables or fruit, it also excels with herbs or small cuts of meat. The Classic Ikon 6” Cook’s knife excels with the medium and larger-sized chopping and cutting chores, and performs well with nearly any kind of food. Use this compact triangular blade confidently for chipping, mincing, slicing and dicing meats, fruit, vegetables, and herbs. The Kitchen Shears are the perfect assistant for the more random kitchen jobs, such as cutting fins or flowers, releasing foods from twine and packaging, and snipping fresh herbs. With a bone crusher built into the handle, it can even lend a hand with stubborn jar lids. The shears features a come-apart design for effortless disassembly and cleaning.
Each knife in the Classic Ikon series starts as a a single blank of high-carbon stain-resistant steel. Forged using Wüsthof’s proprietary Precision Edge Technology (PEtec), each hand-honed edge is each laser-tested to ensure first-class Wüsthof quality, resulting in considerably sharper blades with much longer edge retention than other knives. With their double bolster handle design, these knives 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 and offer a striking, contemporary look. Each handle is crafted from a durable, synthetic polymer and then finished with the renowned trident logo proudly etched into each handle’s end.
The knives of the Wüsthof Classic Ikon 5 Piece Studio Block Set are all made in Solingen, Germany and carry a lifetime guarantee.