The Wüsthof Classic 8 Piece Deluxe Block Set features a variety of knife shapes & sizes housed within a handsome storage block. The set includes the 3.5” Paring Knife (4066/9), the 5” Boning knife (4602), the 8” Cook’s Knife (4582/20), the 8” Bread Knife (4149), the 8” Carving Knife (4522/20), Kitchen Shears (5558-1), the 9” Sharpening Steel (4461/23) and the 15-slot hard wood storage block (2265). This deluxe assortment of knives serves as a full array for the promising new kitchen connoisseur.
The Wüsthof Classic 3.5” Paring knife is an ideal choice for mincing shallots, onions and herbs. This versatile little blade excels at cutting and cleaning vegetables as well.
The flexible blade of the Wüsthof Classic 5” Boning knife tapers from the spine for strength and durability. Designed to excel with nearly any meat, including chicken, lamb, ham and beef, it offers an inward curve for separating meat from bone, and a sharp tip for trimming fat and sinew, in addition to cutting tendons.
A necessity for any kitchen, the Wüsthof Classic 8” Cook’s Knife ranks among the most popular of sizes & styles of knife. This indispensable kitchen companion can be utilized for tasks both small and large, effortlessly slicing, dicing, mincing, and chopping meats, vegetables, fruit, and herbs.
The Wüsthof Classic 8” Bread knife has serrated edges to best slice through thick crusts and rinds, and is also suitable for cakes, fruits, and fried food, and features a triangular tip to adapt for various tasks.
The Wüsthof Classic 8” Carving knife has a blade that’s perfectly sized and shaped for larger birds, roasts, barbecued beef and ham whether served either hot or cold. A must-have for any holiday dinner or large family meal.
The Kitchen Shears are ideal to cut fins or flowers, release foods from twine and packaging, and snip fresh herbs. The shears can even lend a hand with stubborn jar lids with the bone crusher built into the handle. The come-apart design makes for easy cleaning.
To keep these fine blades at their sharpest, the Wüsthof Classic 8 Piece Deluxe Block Set also includes a 9” Sharpening Steel, long enough to sharpen blades up to 9” in length.
Finally, a handsome 15-slot hard wood block holds and protects these fine instruments, and leaves 8 slots open to accommodate an expanding collection.
Wüsthof starts with a single blank of high-carbon stainless steel to forge each blade in the Classic series, using their patented Precision Edge Technology (PEtec). The hand-honed edges are laser-tested to safeguard Wüsthof’s renowned quality, culminating in sharper blades that offer remarkably longer edge retention than most other knives. Aesthetically pleasing in appearance, these knives provide the ultimate in balance and a safe, controlled handling experience. Wüsthof Classic series knives feature a full bolster for optimal protection during use.
Each specialized knife is finished with a contoured handle that offers a full tang and triple-riveting for comfort and permanently secure construction. Each durable, synthetic polymer handle proudly displays the distinguished Wüsthof trident logo.
The pieces of the Wüsthof Classic 8 Piece Deluxe Block Set are each made in Solingen, Germany and carry a lifetime guarantee.