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The 5 Best Ceramic Knives And How You Can Get One

Ceramic knives are one of those kitchen items that popped into the world of cooking overnight and became the must have item. While that may be true, they most certainly aren’t going anywhere any time soon. Ceramic knives offer many advantages over traditional steel knives and for this reason, they are a top pick of […]

How To Sharpen A Bread Knife: Safely And Damage Free

How To Sharpen A Bread Knife: Safely And Damage Free

When it comes to bread knives and other serrated blades, people tend to treat them as disposable. Once the teeth have worn down and the sharpness is gone, they are disposed of and a new one purchased in its place. The truth is, sharpening a bread knife isn’t difficult and a dull bread knife surely […]

Santoku Vs. Chef Knife; The Good The Bad And The Best Cut

Santoku Vs. Chef Knife; The Good The Bad And The Best Cut

With such a large knife market, readily available, it can be hard to choose the best knife to meet as many of your cooking needs as possible. Each and every knife on the market has a purpose and a market that would argue it is the best. Let’s look at the Santoku Vs. Chef knife […]

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How To Hollow Grind A Knife And The Best Tools To Do it!

​Among the many different options to properly are for your kitchen knives is the option of hollow grinding. While you may have never heard of hollow grinding in the slew of kitchen knife references out there, hollow grinding is a very common knife maintenance tactic. There are multiple types of knife grind, all with different […]

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How To Strop A Knife For Beginners

Once you have made the investment for a fine set of kitchen knives, it becomes very important that you know how to properly care for your investment. Many different methods exist when it comes to proper knife care and which you choose to use is mostly a matter of personal preference. Knife stropping and steeling […]

How To Strop A Knife For Beginners

How To Sharpen A Ceramic Knife With Precision And Skill

Ceramic knifes have been all the rage in recent years and have taken on the top knife spotlight. As with most kitchen fads that hit the market, most people don’t know much about ceramic knifes and that is especially true for how you are supposed to maintain them. How to sharpen a ceramic knife is […]

How To Cut: For The Everyday Home Cook

How To Cut: For The Everyday Home Cook

Having the proper knife cutting skills is one of the most important parts of being a great home cook. With the right knife skills, you can accomplish a five-star meal in the comfort of your own home. How to cut is a skill in and of itself that should be held at the highest regard. […]

How To Cut Cucumber For Sushi 101

How To Cut Cucumber For Sushi 101

Making sushi at home is one of the newest trends in home cooking and let’s face it, it cost far less. The trick is knowing how to get the freshest ingredients and how to properly prepare them. Let’s take a look at how to cut cucumber for sushi at home and the easiest tips and […]

The 5 Best Magnetic Knife Holders And What You Should Look For

The 5 Best Magnetic Knife Holders And What You Should Look For

Finding just the right kitchen storage and organization tools is a hot topic for most home cooks. Everyone has an individual preference but one thing is for sure, everything needs its own place. Magnetic knife holders are the perfect solution for storing your top-notch kitchen cutlery and are one of the most affordable knife storage […]

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How To Buy The Best Electric Knife Sharpener

Knifes are the one thing that you will find in any kitchen, no matter the region or how minimal it may be. Knifes are by far the most common kitchen utensil; I mean let’s face it, how much cooking can you possibly do without having a knife? One of the biggest struggles amongst a knife […]

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