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Learn what Damascus steel is.

What is Damascus Steel & How is it Made? [Explained in Detail]

The world of knives is far more complicated than most people realize. From different types of blades to the various ways in which certain knives are designed for specific purposes, knowing as much as possible about them makes sense. But in this instance, we plan to focus on just one key area: to tell you … Read more
Santoku knife vs. chef knife.

Santoku Knife vs. Chef Knife – What’s the Difference? 

Before we begin, it is essential to note that both the Santoku knife and the chef’s knife are in most professional kitchens. Between the Santoku knife vs. chef knife, neither knife is superior or better than the other. Instead, each blade offers its unique features which can enhance the cooking experience overall.  The same goes … Read more
Learn how to sharpen kitchen knives.

How to Sharpen Kitchen Knives? [Comprehensive Guide for Home Cooks]

As a home cook, having a set of sharp kitchen knives must be one of the critical items to own. Just think of the absolute joy when you purchase a new knife, and it then slices through things like, well, a hot knife through butter. But this joy only lasts for a period of time. … Read more
Learn what a Santoku knife is used for

What is a Santoku Knife Used For? Everything You Need to Know About Santoku

Suppose you fancy yourself as a chef or start on a culinary journey. In that case, you probably already know that having great knives is an excellent starting point.  The problem is that there are so many knives out there; which one is which, and what does what?  Professional chefs will always look for the … Read more
A man learning how to use a sharpening stone.

How to Use a Sharpening Stone? [Most Effective & Right Way]

Is there anything more troubling or difficult than trying to cut something with a blunt knife? We have all been there, and honestly, it just stresses us out, and before you know it, we have ordered take-out instead. But that is why knowing how to sharpen a knife correctly becomes so important. However, with several … Read more
how to close a pocket knife

How to Close a Pocket Knife? Step-by-Step Guide (2022)

Even though it’s often on the small side, there’s no doubt a pocket knife is still capable of doing some damage. So, it makes sense that you know how to close it just from a safety point of view. But hold on a minute because if you thought every pocket knife would be the exact … Read more
Knife anatomy

10 Main Parts of a Knife – Learn Your Knife’s Anatomy

You may think that learning about the different parts of a knife is boring, but we don’t believe that is actually the case. Instead, knife anatomy is more complex and involves more parts than you imagine, and they all impact how the knife functions. So, if you are at all serious about knives, and knowing … Read more
Japanese knife types

Japanese Knife Types & Their Uses [Everything You Ever Wanted to Know]

You might be wishing for a Japanese knife if you have ever noticed the fine stylized food presented in sushi or the elegantly cut vegetables in certain Japanese dishes. This type of presentation is where food becomes an art form, and every art requires its media. This wish could be the crossroad where your dishes … Read more
Food cut by a sharp knife

How to Sharpen a Knife the Right Way (Supreme Guide)

If you had to create a wish list for a new kitchen, one of the essential items must be a sharp knife. A genuinely sharp knife is the stuff of dreams, while a blunt knife can wreak havoc in the kitchen. Dull blades can make cutting a chore instead of a pleasure, and people who … Read more
Two different types of pocket knives

Different Types of Pocket Knives [How to Choose The Best One]

A certain kind of romance surrounded a pocket knife in years gone by; kids were thrilled when their parents finally decided to give them one. It was a right of passage, a mark of being grown up, well, at least being told you were old enough to carry one. Being old enough for anything was … Read more

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