Top-Rated Kitchen Knives for Every Budget
Whether you're paring apples or carving your holiday roast, you need a kitchen knife that's a cut above the rest.
Slice neatly through everything from fresh parsley to strawberries and carrots with this classic knife. It has a heavy, 8-inch blade made of high-carbon stainless steel, and it's hand-honed for razor-sharpness. Available in additional sizes.
BUY IT: Amazon, $165
Carve a roast, ham, turkey or brisket with ease and precision with this slicing knife. The core of the blade is made from high-carbon Japanese steel; it's finished with over 60 layers of Damascus cladding (a type of Indian or Persian steel). At 12 inches long, it slices through breads, cakes and large meats, fruits and vegetables. Comes with a protective sheath.
BUY IT: Dalstrong, $119.77
Looking for a great buy? This set of Vremi knives has over 900 Amazon reviews with an average 4.5-star rating. It includes a chef's, paring, serrated, utility and carving knife, each with a heavy-duty steel blade and matching sheath. Also available in matte black.
BUY IT: Amazon, $13.69
Miyabi's Evolution knives use high-carbon, stainless steel blades in precision-balanced handles. Each blade is hand-honed in Japan and given a sand-blasted, katana edge. Available in 6-, 8- or 9-1/2-inch sizes.
BUY IT: Sur La Table, $89.96 - $159.95