When you invest in kitchen knives it is very important to by quality kitchen knives that will last for a long time and cut well for a long time - even your lifetime! To achieve this, you must buy quality. We are pleased to offer high quality cutlery from Henckels, Berti and Kyocera. We are sure that all forged knives we sell will offer you the longevity and performance you deserve.
Henckels kitchen knives are German-made knives and have a great reputation for quality and performance. There are a number of styles and handle configurations to choose from. Each of these German-made knives feature high quality stainless steel and will hold their cutting edge for a long time, if cared for properly.
Berti kitchen knives are handmade from start to finish by accomplished Italian knife makers. Each hand made kitchen knife is constructed with the finest French steel and feature a variety of handle materials from red, black or white lucite or oxhorn. Each knife is made by one knife maker from start to finish.
Whichever chefs knife or kitchen knife set you decide to purchase, rest assured that you are buying the best kitchen knives at Distinctive Decor. All manufactures we represent stand behind the construction and materials used in their kitchen knives. Always be sure to hand wash you knives as using the dishwasher can harm the metal and harsh detergents can stain or pit the best of kitchen knives. Always, use a honing steel before each use and never use a glass cutting board only soft plastic cutting boards and wood cutting boards.
Buying a good knife or set of knives isn't really that hard. Sure, there are many to choose from and there is a lot of information out there, but if you will keep a few things in the front of your brain you will select a great knife or knife set.
Know whether the knife is stamped or forged. The difference between a "stamped" knife and a "forged" knife is really quite simple. A stamped knife is cut from a sheet of steel, while a forged knife will have a bolster.