Wusthof Gourmet Kitchen Essentials Set, 6 piece : Wusthof presents a best-of selection of popular Wusthof cooking tools to save you time and hassles in your own kitchen. The Wusthof Gourmet 6-Piece Kitchen Essentials Set includes a Gourmet 4" utility knife, slotted spatula and kitchen shears, plus a waiter's corkscrew, bamboo cutting board and a 2-stage manual sharpener. Wusthof Gourmet cutlery is the premier choice of culinary chefs and precisely cut from a single sheet of high-carbon stainless-steel, then precision-stamped and perfected with laser-edge technology. New Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) has increased sharpness by 20% with twice the edge retention. Triple-riveted to the full tang, the 4" utility knife allows a comfortable grip and superb performance. The sturdy blade of the slotted spatula easily drains unwanted grease and drippings from fried, grilled and sauteed foods. The come-apart kitchen shears in the Wusthof 6-piece kitchen essentials set feature bevel- and serrated-edge blades of high-carbon stainless-steel to cut apart chicken, snip herbs and cut parchment paper. Using the adjustable gripper teeth below the handles, the shears also open jar lids and bottle caps. The shears handles pull apart to clean or sharpen blades. The 6-piece kitchen utensil set's solid bamboo cutting board is perfectly sized for cutting cheese, meats and other snack foods with smooth efficiency. Made of bamboo, a naturally-renewable and highly-sustainable resource, the compact board protects both your worktop and your knife's cutting edge. The Wusthof waiter's corkscrew offers an anti-slip coating and an elongated lever for fast and simple opening of wine bottles. The fold-down wine accessory includes a foil cutter with a hardened steel wheel that smoothly slices through the foil. The manual knife sharpener's first stage carbide slot (coarse) resets a dull blade and the second stage ceramic slot (fine) finishes the edge to a honed, polished sharpness. Hand wash cutlery. Handmade in Germany since 1814, Wusthof cutlery is prized by the world's best restaurant and home chefs. Crafted in the world's "Cutlery Capital" of Solingen, Germany, the Grand Prix II knives bear the Wusthof name and the Trident logo. Today's Wusthof state-of-the-art facilities ensure the legendary quality of old-world craftsmanship while benefitting from modern production methods. Product Features Cutlery is precision forged from a single piece of Wusthof's own specially tempered high-carbon steel for superior strength New Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) has increased sharpness by 20% with twice the edge retention Precision hand-honed edges are incredibly sharp and easy to maintain Computer-controlled grinding and polishing yields precise tapering of blades Special alloyed steel resists stains and rust Ergonomic, full-tang handles ensure a smooth, comfortable grip for either hand Polymer handles are completely hygienic, impact resistant and buffed and polished by hand Signature bolster/finger guard accounts for the utility knife's solid balance and heft Durable cutting board is made from bamboo, a naturally renewable, sustainable resource Solid bamboo board protects knife edges from damage Wusthof waiter's corkscrew with anti-slip coating and elongated handle for easy bottle opening Foil cutter with a hardened steel wheel easily slices through the foil capsule Come-apart shears have a rust-resistant serrated edge blade and bevel edge blade to cut evenly and precisely Comfortable for either hand, the shears handles pull apart for thorough cleaning and resharpening Sharpener's sleek molded plastic housing ensures long-lasting durability Sharpener's soft grip handle ensures a comfortable, controlled grip 2-stage manual sharpener restores both serrated and scalloped edges to razor-sharp condition Coarse carbide rods stage sharpens dull edge and the fine ceramic rods stage set polishes the edge Hand wash cutlery; wipe clean sharpener and corkscrew; condition board with mineral oil Limited lifetime warranty 6-Piece Set Includes: Gourmet 4" Utility Knife Gourmet 7" Slotted Spatula Kitchen Shears 2-Stage Sharpener Waiter's Corkscrew 8" x 12" Bamboo Cutting Board
Customer reviews for Wusthof Gourmet Kitchen Essentials Set, 6 piece
Review 1 for Wusthof Gourmet Kitchen Essentials Set, 6 piece
Can't Wait to Try'm All!
PostedMay 11, 2015
My Cooking Level:Beginner
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Calamity
I tend to cook meals that are:Quick and easy
What a great deal on these much-used items! I can't wait to try'm all! First time I've purchased this brand. Looks amazing!
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Review 2 for Wusthof Gourmet Kitchen Essentials Set, 6 piece
A Bride's Starter Set
PostedOctober 17, 2013
My Cooking Level:Intermediate
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Comfort
I bought this little set (along with a Wusthof knife block and knives) for my niece who recently announced her engagement. When I gave it to her she hugged the cutting board and ran her hand over it and said, "Oooh, my first cutting board!" I think that's a great start, don't you?