Fortunately, however, it’s not too difficult to detect a dull knife once you’re mindful about it. And, unlike real frenemies, you don’t have to get rid of your knives when they’re dull. Let me show you how to hone/sharpen and improve them!Continue reading
While forged knives generally have a better reputation, both kinds are, per our observation, equally enjoyed by home cooks as well as professional chefs.
Let’s take a look at how the knives are made, and how they’re distinguished from each other. Then I will explain why I think the absolute superiority of forged knives is a myth.
A Santoku is usually shorter and thinner than a chef’s knife. Due to a flat blade, it doesn’t rock on the cutting board. This makes it a lesser choice when you want to mince herbs, but a better one for skinny slices of veggies.Continue reading
The knife with the widest blade in the set is the chisel. It has a sharp edge at the opposite side of the handle, and is used for cutting hard, crumbly cheeses into large chunks. Think Cheddar, Swiss, Colby, brick and Parmesan cheese.Continue reading
If you spend so much time and effort on making a tasty, juicy steak, it only makes sense to get some nice, quality steak knives so you or whoever you serve the steak can truly enjoy it.Continue reading
Which one should I get? I didn’t want to miss out on an important knife. Nor did I want to buy ones that will stay forever in the block to collect dust.Continue reading
Can you core, slice, and peel an apple in less than a minute? Accept the challenge with this apple peeler, slicer and corer from Victorio Kitchen.Continue reading
With a lot of apples, potatoes and other fruits, roots, and veggies to prepare in the kitchen, you want a machine that is fast and efficient to help you save the time for more interesting work. Such machines exist, and they’re called apple/potato peelers.Continue reading
A simple apple corer is the gadget you need when you’re in a hurry and want to grab an apple to eat on the way. It removes the need to awkwardly hold the messy leftover on your hand when you finish eating.Continue reading
We’ve handpicked the best apple slicers on the market and compiled into this list for you. Get one of these, and save the time and effort on coring and dividing your apples!Continue reading