Steak Knife Sets
It is important to have strong, durable pieces of cutlery for your kitchen. Steak knives are an important part of any cutlery collection, it is important to slice your superbly cooked meat thinly and neatly.
Choosing the right knife can be overwhelming, prices can range from $20 to $400 for a set of four. There are different style blades and handles to meet your cutlery needs. This article will review the top three sets available.
Wusthof Classic 6-Piece Steak Knife Set
Wusthof tops the charts for knives in the cutlery world. They have produced some of the highest quality knives in the world. This set is high quality and contains six steak knives perfect for any meat lover.
These knives have a 4 ½ inch scimitar-like blade, which is optimal for slicing meat. The blades are made of a high carbon stainless steel. They have been honed by hand for the most razor sharp blade. Plus, they are stain resistant.
The handle has an extremely comfortable contour. It has a triple rivet for added durability, balance and performance. It is great not only for your favorite type of steak, but also for your other favorite meats.
These handles are hand buffed, black, and almost indestructible. However, they are difficult to blend with your standard home cutlery. It has a slightly industrial appearance.
Users have only positive reviews in regards to these steak knives. They cut through any meat like its butter and they are incredibly sharp and well balanced. Just be careful not to cut yourself.
With a lifetime guarantee, these knives are safe for the dishwasher and made in Germany.
J.A. Henckels International 8-Piece Steak Knives
Henckels is one the best cutlery brands in the world. They make some of the most high quality kitchen knives, since 1731 in Germany. A Henckels set like the 8-piece International Steak Knife set will add beauty to your kitchen.
These 8 steak knives are of the highest quality. They have a micro-serrated edge that never needs to be sharpened. The blade is made from a single high carbon piece of stainless steel.
The blade has a full tang and is triple riveted for added strength and durability. Handle to the tip of this knife is 8 ¾ inches and the blade measures 4 ½ inches. Its overall weight and balance is good for comfortable use.
Handles are made from a durable and textured plastic. They are an affordable addition for most kitchens. Unfortunately these knives do not come in a block, so it is important to take good care of them and store them properly.
Users like that these knives are affordable, but they are not generally pleased with the plastic handles. They appear somewhat cheap and the blade is slightly flimsy.
It comes with a limited lifetime manufacturer’s warranty. These knives are safe for the dishwasher but it is recommended to hand wash them for their longevity.
J.A. Henckels Stainless Steel 8-Piece Steak Knives
These Stainless Steel Steak Knives are another great product from J.A. Henckels and will make a great addition to anyone’s kitchen. The set includes 8 steak knives from the International Collection.
This knife is a single piece, full tang construction. The blade and the handles are made of a durable, long lasting, rust resistant, stainless steel. Edges of these knives are serrated, so they never need sharpening.
With a total length of 8 ¼ inches and a blade length of 3 ½ inches these steak knives are ideal for your cutlery needs. Their overall appearance is appealing and will blend with many other kitchen cutlery.
Enjoy your favorite steak or cut of meat with these powerful Steak Knife. The blade is sharp and will give users a clean cut of meat without destroying its beautiful appearance.
One complaint some users with large hands had is that they felt the handle was too small, and they would have preferred a wider handle to grip. Plus, the handles are not ergonomic, and may feel uncomfortable when using knife.
Unlike the previous model, these knives are dishwasher safe and hand washing will not lengthen their lifespan. They are very easy to clean and maintain. Plus, they come with a lifetime warranty.