The Best Chef’s Knives

(August 2021 Review)

Originally Posted May 26, 2020

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If you are not very experienced in the kitchen then you may not know what a chef’s knife is and what its purpose is. One of the chef knife’s best features is how multipurpose it is and it is mostly used for slicing, cutting, and chopping. They have a gently curved blade that aids the rocking motion most chef’s employ when prepping a meal.

We have composed a list of some of the best chef’s knives available to you so that you don’t have to!

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Wüsthof Classic Cooks Knife
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Wüsthof Classic Cooks Knife
At 20cm long, this knife is the perfect length for almost all cooking duties and the curvature of the blade makes it perfect for rocking motion cutting. The blade is slim and made of chromium-molybdenum-vanadium. High-quality ebony is used to craft the handle which is very comfy and safe due to the finger-protecting bolster. If you don't settle for anything less than the best then this is the knife for you.

Edge of Belgravia Galatine Chef's Knife
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Edge of Belgravia Galatine Chef's Knife
This chef's knife employs a one-piece design, however, this certainly doesn't mean that there has been any compromise on comfort. The 19cm blade is black-coated making it especially striking and it can cut through fish, meat, smaller vegetables, and fruit with ease. When cutting larger vegetables such as swede you may encounter some more problems due to the larger width at the end of the blade. All in all, this is a great option if you are looking for a budget chef's knife.

Global 7 inch Hollow Ground Santoku Knife G 80
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Global 7 inch Hollow Ground Santoku Knife G 80
Global knives have always been extremely light, thin, and sharp, that's everything you want in a knife covered already! Just like the MAC, these knives would also be described as hybrids. Made using high-quality stainless steel, this knife is stunningly modern in both design and practicality. It looks like it's made of one piece of steel but in actuality, it is three, one for the blade and one for each half of the handle. Speaking of the handle the pebbled grip is very effective and not at all slippery. This is a great knife that maintains its sharp edge brilliantly.

All of these knives are excellent options, it’s all about finding out which one suits you the best, depending on your budget, what you look for in a knife, and what you will be using it for.

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Adam Brown

Adam Brown

Growing up it was very much a beige oven based meal which pushed me into learning how to cook more exotic dishes. I have a love for most food especially Thai and BBQ which led me to create the Smoke Guys website. I hope you find my reviews and guides helpful and I'm always open to hearing any suggestions you may have.
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