The Grand Prix II Eight-Piece Block Set by Wusthof features five versatile knives that no kitchen should be without, along with the accessories needed to keep them safe and well cared for. With these essentials, combined with a pair of pull-apart kitchen shears, any home or professional kitchen will have what it needs to get started.
Each knife in the Grand Prix II series by Wusthof-Trident is forged from a single piece of specialy tempered high carbon stainless steel to ensure outstanding strength. The result of the patented Wusthof process is extraordinary, easy to maintain sharpness. The handles of these full-tang knifes are ergonomic, and are seamless, making them extremely hygenic. Each knife in the Grand Prix II series is perfectly balanced, ensuring effortless cutting. These knives are bold and contemporary while offering outstanding performance.
The Wusthof Grand Prix II 8" Cook's Knife is a true kitchen multi-tasker. No kitchen is complete without at least one of these manually-operated food processors. The chef's, or cook's knife is the most essential of all knives used in the kitchen. For coarse or fine chopping, mincing or dicing of virtually any kind of food. Perfectly balanced, the cook's knife is an extension of your hand.
The WusthofGrand Prix II 8" Bread Knife is designed to cut even the freshest, crustiest loaves of bread with ease. This knife goes beyond bread however, it is useful for cutting cakes, a crusty roast, or even tough skinned fruits and vegetables.
The Wusthof Grand Prix II 6" Utility Knife is the most versatile of all paring knives. This knife is perfect for for mincing shallots, onions and herbs as well as cleaning and cutting vegetables.
The Wusthof Grand Prix II 4.5" Utility Knife is a versatile utility knife. This knife is perfect for for mincing,cleaning and cutting vegetables and herbs.
The Wusthof Grand Prix II 3.5" Paring Knife is ideal for precise cuts. The short, straight blade makes it perfect for mincing as well as cleaning and cutting fruits and vegetables.
The Wusthof 8" Kitchen Shears are a welcome helper in any kitchen . These shears are well-suited for a multitude of tasks from snipping fresh herbs to cutting flowers, fins, paper and twine. The convenient come-apart mechanism allows for easy cleaning.
The Wusthof 9" Sharpening Steel makes keeping knives sharp easy. This honing steel will realign edges and keep your knife cutting like new.
The Wusthof 17 Slot Knife Block is perfect for storing and protecting your knives. Wtih 17 slots there is enough room for all your favorite cooking knives along with slots for 6 steak knives (sold separately). The "half-moon" slot is perfect for storing shears or a forged fork or knife.
Features of the Wusthof Grand Prix II 8-Piece Block Set Set:
- Wusthof Grand Prix II 8" Cook's Knife
- Wusthof Grand Prix II 8" Bread Knife
- Wusthof Grand Prix II 6" Utility Knife
- Wusthof Grand Prix II 4.5" Utility Knife
- Wusthof Grand Prix II 3.5" Paring Knife
- Wusthof 8" Kitchen Shears
- Wusthof 9" Sharpening Steel
- Wusthof 17 Slot Knife Block
- Forged from 1 piece of steel
- Special alloyed stainless steel
- Seamless, hygenic handle
- Full bolster for perfect balance
- Ergonomic handle design developed in consultation with professional chefs
Engraving: Up to 12 characters can be laser engraved on the blade of the Wusthof 8" Cook's Knife in this set.PEtec – The Best Is Now BetterEach Wusthof knife is now made with PEtec, a state of the art technology featuring a computer controlled method for creating a razor sharp, long lasting edge. This technology measures the blade before sharpening, and calculates the exact angle of 14 degrees per side (for a total of 28 degrees) for each blade. The blade is then sharpened on a whetstone using precision robots. The result is an optimum cutting edge along the entire length of the blade, resulting in an extremely high initial cutting potential and exceptionally long edge retention.
Made in Germany • Lifetime Warranty
Handle: Poly Blade: Forged Type: Bread, Chef's, Knife Sets, Paring, Sharpeners, Shears, Storage & Safety, Utility