The Wüsthof Gourmet 6 Piece Flat Set delivers exceptional versatility, covering all the cutting fundamentals well and providing the means to keep your knives at their sharpest best. Consisting of a 3” Spear-Point Paring Knife (4022), a 5” Hollow Edge Santoku (4188), an 8” Bread Knife (4143), an 8” Cook’s Knife (4562/20), Kitchen Shears (5558), and a 4-Stage Hand-Held Universal Sharpener (2944), this well-rounded set provides all the essentials to anyone starting their knife collection.
The tapered blade of the Wüsthof Gourmet 3” Spear Point Paring Knife is ideal for intricate cutting and cleaning for fruits and vegetables. The blade’s short, sharp edge provides close control for peeling, mincing and dicing as well as meticulous decorating.
The Wüsthof Gourmet 5” Hollow Edge Santoku features a specially designed edge that prevents food from sticking to the blade as you slice. The hollow edge design of this knife creates air pockets between food and blade during use. Utilize this Japanese-style chef’s knife for nearly any food, it’s outstanding for slicing, mincing, dicing and chopping fish, meats and vegetables. The 5” length makes this knife ideal for medium sized tasks where a larger blade might be unwieldy.
For your kitchen's large cutting tasks, two long, vital knives are at your fingertips: the Wüsthof Gourmet 8” Bread Knife and the Wüsthof Gourmet 8” Cook’s Knife. The 8” Bread Knife is perfect whenever a long, serrated edge is called for. Use it with confidence on large, crusty loaves and thick sandwiches. The sharp serrations cut through tough skins and thick rinds as well, and this knife even makes a great cake cutter.
The Wüsthof Gourmet 8” Cook’s Knife makes slicing, mincing, dicing and chopping any food virtually effortless and ranks among the most popular knives in terms of both style and length. The front section of this multi-function knife handles detailed jobs well, while the rest of the 8” blade excels with larger cutting and chopping tasks. Use this essential chef’s aide with confidence for vegetables, fruits, meats and herbs.
Kitchen Shears assist with random jobs around the kitchen, such as cutting flowers or fins, snipping fresh herbs, and releasing foods from twine and packaging. These shears offer easy disassembly for cleaning with their come apart design.
The Wüsthof Universal Four Stage Hand Held Knife Sharpener can be used with knives of all types, including Asian-style blades. This sharpener offers two modes: a standard mode with two slots to sharpen and hone to 28˚, or 14˚ per side, and an Asian mode with 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 state hones using fine ceramic rods. Blades with a serrated or scalloped edge should only be sharpened using the ceramic fine stage. This versatile sharpener is weighted and 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 a few strokes through the appropriate slots.
Precision-cut using state-of-the-art laser technology, Wüsthof Gourmet blades endure advanced grinding and polishing methods that produces blades with a perfect taper from tip to bolster. Each cutting angle is laser-tested, and every edge is razor-sharp and easy to maintain. You’ll notice and appreciate the balance of the full tang of the longer blades. Even though Wüsthof Gourmet Knives are dishwasher safe, hand-washing allows for better edge retention over time.
The contoured handles provide a comfortable grip with triple-riveting for security and strength. Molded using a durable, synthetic polymer, each handle displays the acclaimed Wüsthof Trident logo with pride.
The pieces of the Wüsthof Gourmet 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.