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Top 3 Cutlery Manufactures

Updated on June 30, 2015

Battle Of The Chefs Knifes.

What chef knife is the best? What style of chef knife is the lightest? What chef knife brand is the strongest? I get asked these types of chef knife questions all the time, but the truth is, there really is no such thing as the best chef knife. You see there are pros and cons to every style of chef knife, and I would like to share my experience, and professional knowledge of chef knifes with you.

Shun Chef Knives Explained

Firstly I want to talk about Shun knives. Yes its true Shun chef knives are handcrafted in japan using century old techniques that can be traced back to traditional Samurai methods that were used to manufacture the samurai swords In the feudal times of japan. Shun knives are razor sharp, and come with a life time warranty. The beauty of shun knives is the sleek combination of sharp ness, lightness, strength, and smooth design. If you are looking for a great well rounded chef knife, then Shun is your brand.

Shun Chef Knives Styles

Shun Knifes
Shun chef knife styles
Shun Reserve
Shun Dual Core
Shun Classic
Shun premier
Shun Sora
Ken Onion
Shun Edo
Shun Pro Classic

Shun Chef Knife Pros

  • Extremely Sharp
  • Specialty D chef knife Handle
  • Great control of knife cuts.

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Global Chef Knives Explained

Now lets look at the second chef knife manufacturer, Global knives. Global Knives are famous for using CROMOVA 18 stainless steel. The CROMOVA 18 Knife making process pertains and mixes multipole types of metal, which in returns makes the edges, sharp, light, and restraint to stains, or rust. Crafting sense 1985,Global Knifes knows the proper technique of knife making and has ben known as one of the sharpest blades around. The global knifes are extremely light and come with a limited life time warranty.

Global Chef Knife Pros

  • Very sharp
  • Ultra light
  • Sleek Knife design
  • Easy to hold handle

Wustof Chef Knives Explained

Originated in Germany and cutlery manufactured in Solingen, Wustof Blades have become one of the world’s most premier, reliable, and dependable cutlery manufactures around the world. Wustof classic series is the fan favorite, and all knife series comes with a life time warranty.

Final Thoughts

When trying to chose a Chef knife, my advise to you would be first. You need to know the proper usage and handling of knifes. Secondly you will need to know what types of things you will be doing with this chef knife. And thirdly some times its just better to try knew things, and test different brands, over time you will figure out what style and blade soot you best. Thanks for reading and please feel free to comment below and let me hear your experiences with the above chef knife manufactures.

Professional Cutlery That Professional Chefs Use

  • Paring Knives
  • Boning Knives
  • Chef's Knives
  • Carving and Slicing Knives
  • Bread Knives
  • Santoku Knives
  • Cleavers
  • Chinese Cleavers
  • Tomato Knives


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