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Wusthof Knives Classic Cook's Knife - 4582 / 20 cm (8")

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    Wusthof Knives Classic Cooks Knife 4582/20

    Wusthof Knives Classic Cooks Knife - 4582 / 20 cm (8")

    This precision Wusthof Classic Cooks
    Knife Cutlery is hand-forged in the most famous knife-making town in Germany.  Also, Wusthof Classic Knife is precision forged from a single piece of chrome-molybdenum-vanadium steel.  Specialized high carbon, stain-resistant alloy ensured that the critical characteristics of each Wusthof Knife are there right from the beginning.
    Family owned since 1814. Made in Solingen, Germany

    Quality - Made in Solingen / Germany

    Wusthof Knives Classic Cooks Knife - 4582 / 20 cm (8") Features:

    • No kitchen should be without this Wusthof knife.
    • It is the most essential of all knives used in the kitchen.
    • 14° angle per side
    • Slicing, mincing, dicing of all kind of food.
    • Perfectly balanced, an extension of your hand.
    • Wusthof Cooks Knife has hollow edge
    • The hollow edge creates pockets of air which prevent extra thin or soft slices from sticking to the blade.
    • Precision forged from a single blank of steel with bolster and full tang.
    • Ergonomic handle design developed in consultation with professional chefs.
    • Caution: cooks knives purposely have been ground extra thin for the ultimate cutting performance. Chopping through bones will damage the fine edge

    A little About Wusthof Classic Wusthof Knives:

    • The steel of this Wusthof Classic Knife is high carbon/stain resistant alloy for edge retention and resharpening
    • The Wusthof Knife blade is precisely tapered from bolster to tip and from back to edge
    • The edge of the Wusthof Knife blades are skillfully honed by hand and are incredibly sharp.
    • Wusthof Classic Knives are Laser tested to perfection, long-lasting and easily resharpened
    • The bolster/finger guard is Wusthof's "signature" feature; it accounts for the heft, or solid balanced feel that one gets from the Wusthof Knife
    • The handle - tang assembly is seamless and totally hygienic; the handles are durable Hostaform-C handles, triple riveted to the fully visible tang of the Classic series
    • This Wusthof Classic Knife is forged a knife with ergonomic handles.
    • Stainless steel 50  0,5 % carbon- the carbon content is significant for the sharpness 
    • Chromium for stain-resistant properties
    • Molybdenum enhances the stain-resistant properties
    • Vanadium for hardness and edge retention of this Wusthof Classic Knife 
    • Contents of chromium % (15%)
    • The steel of this Wusthof Classic Knife is made of a special steel alloy. X50 Cr MoV 15 - a special alloy for superb knives

    The edge of the Wusthof Classic Knife is the business end of a knife. It is skilfully honed by hand and incredibly sharp. For different cutting tasks different blade shapes and edges are recommended.


    Wusthof Classic Knife Blades

    The Wusthof Classic Knife blade with the straight edge
    The straight edge allows a smooth and clean cut. When carving no fibres are torn out of the meat. This edge can be used for firm and soft food like meat, vegetables and fruit.

    The Wusthof  Classic Knife blade with the serrated edge
    The wavy or serrated edge allows an easy cut through crusty food like a traditional roast and crispy bread.

    The Wusthof  Classic Knife blade with the hollow edge
    When cutting an air pocket is created between the hollow edge and the slice. This prevents the food from sticking to the blade and allows for finer slices.




    Design of a Wusthof Classic Knife / Wusthof Cutlery

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    Additional Information

    Name Wusthof Knives Classic Cook's Knife - 4582 / 20 cm (8")
    GTIIN / UPC Code 4002293158242
    Brands Wusthof Cutlery
    Product Line Classic
    Type Chef's Knives
    Options Forged
    Home or Commercial Home
    Material Stainless Steel
    Color Black & Stainless, Black, Silver
    Size 8"
    Weight (in Lbs) 1

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    Reviews: 2Average Customer Review is 5:  


    Quality super sharp knife Review by

    Great quality knife. This is my 2nd Wusthof Classic knife I got after reading so many reviews on the brand. This knife does not disappoint and is worth the investment. I'm not a chef but the little time I have to cook healthy meals for my family is cut down because of the ease of use and it makes it so fun. I couldn't wait to get my 2nd knife and I didn't have to wait long. (Posted on 2/21/18)

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    My go to knife in the kitchen Review by

    I am a huge fan of German cutlery and especially Wusthof. I own about 20 or so of their knives and I love the quality. This Chef knife has perfect balance and weight. The edge stays razor sharp. Just remember not to break down whole chickens with it! (Posted on 6/15/16)

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