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The 13 Best Chef’s Knives, According to Experts 2020 | The Strategist

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Here at the Strategist, we know that finding the “best” product really depends on exactly who you ask — which is why we’ve devoted a new series to squeezing in as many informed, trustworthy opinions as possible. And we’ve come up with dozens of ways to do this, among them: surfacing reader reviews from across the internet, taking quick polls (among our most insane friends and fellow shopping-obsessed Strategist editors), and partaking in some advanced internet snooping.

With that, we’ve rounded up the best chef’s knives —

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Best chef’s knives for 2021: Global, Zwilling, Wusthof and more

Some of the best kitchen tools only cost a few bucks. But if you want a great chef’s knife, you’ll have to be willing to spend a little more. I’ve invested hundreds of dollars in chef’s knives, but I use them every day to slice, dice, cube, mince or, if I’m feeling fancy, chiffonade. A good knife can feel like a dream — and it can make holiday cooking even more fun than usual — but a poorly balanced or dull one can be a pain to use, and can even lead to more cut fingers and other accidents.

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The Best Chef’s Knives of 2020, Tested and Reviewed

A chef’s knife is arguably the most important kitchen tool in your arsenal, so it makes a lot of sense to invest in the best chef’s knife you can. But knives are intimidating to shop for: What’s full tang? What’s the difference between a Western-style knife and a Japanese-style knife? Do you want a thick blade or a thin one? Should your knife be heavy or light? And of course, how much money should you spend? When highly rated products range in price from $5 to more than $3,000, it’s hard to know where to begin.

We waded through

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Best Chef’s Knives of 2020 Tested and Reviewed

A chef’s knife is arguably the most important kitchen tool in your arsenal, so it makes a lot of sense to invest in the best chef’s knife you can. But knives are intimidating to shop for: What’s full tang? What’s the difference between a Western-style knife and a Japanese-style knife? Do you want a thick blade or a thin one? Should your knife be heavy or light? And of course, how much money should you spend? When highly rated products range in price from $5 to more than $3,000, it’s hard to know where to begin.

We waded through

Read More

Best chef’s knives for 2020: Global, Zwilling, Wusthof and more

Some of the best kitchen tools only cost a few bucks. But if you want a great chef’s knife, you’ll have to be willing to spend a little more. I’ve invested hundreds of dollars in chef’s knives, but I use them every day to slice, dice, cube, mince or, if I’m feeling fancy, chiffonade. A good knife can feel like a dream — and it can make holiday cooking even more fun than usual — but a poorly balanced or dull one can be a pain to use, and can even lead to more cut fingers and other accidents.

Read More