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What Makes a High Performance Kitchen Knife and Do You Need One?

What Makes a High Performance Kitchen Knife and Do You Need One?

In the kitchen knife world, there’s a lot of gabbing nowadays about high performance knives. You might have read some reviewer gushing about a new high performance blade he’s just discovered. Or online chatters comparing notes on what brand is higher performance than the other. Or some

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Kitchen Knife Sharpening: Five Good Reasons NOT to Sharpen Your Own

Kitchen Knife Sharpening: Five Good Reasons NOT to Sharpen Your Own

Just because you’re proud of the prowess of your kitchen knives, doesn’t mean you should feel obligated to do your own kitchen knife sharpening. Here are five reasons why it might be wiser (and easier) not to invest in a sharpening system, but send them out to

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Three Kitchen Knife Sets I Recommend

Three Kitchen Knife Sets I Recommend

Even though I think kitchen knife sets can often be overkill and not accurately meet a home chef’s needs, I can see two good reasons why someone might still want to consider buying a set: 1) If you lead a busy lifestyle and cooking isn’t a priority,

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How Many Kitchen Knives Do You Really Need?

How Many Kitchen Knives Do You Really Need?

I suppose it depends on how fussy a cook you are are what kind of cooking you’re in the habit of doing with those kitchen knives of yours. Do you buy whole red snapper and debone and prep it yourself? Then you probably need a fillet knife.

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Why I’m Wary of Kitchen Knife Sets

Why I'm Wary of Kitchen Knife Sets

No doubt kitchen knife sets are festive and grand and really make you feel like a bona fide chef. But many times your kitchen knife needs might be better served by shopping piece by piece rather than springing for a set. Here’s why: 1) You’ll be free

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An Edge in the Kitchen
by Chad Ward

Mastering Knife Skills
by Norman Weinstein

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