When it comes to knowing your way around the kitchen, one of the first places to start is by learning the many different types of kitchen knives and their uses. Whether you’re just starting out in the culinary industry or you’re simply curious to learn more, here Messermeister has collected every type of kitchen knife you should know about.
Different Types of Knives
In addition to the knives mentioned above, there are several different specialty knives designed for specific purposes, such as:
Before moving on, it’s important to note that the blade types of kitchen knives are designed for three main types of cutting, the first being push cutting, which is a chopping motion. The second is pull cuts, which is a slicing motion. The third, paring, is when the cuts are made in the hand and are very precise.
Choosing the Proper Kitchen Knife Set for You
Now that you know the basics, it’s time to choose the proper knife set for you. So, let’s take a look at what you’ll need for a variety of different professions and/or lifestyles.
We’d be remiss if we did not include a few must-have accessories to add to your kitchen knife set arsenal:
Contact us today for more about the perfect kitchen knife set
If you want to make certain you have every knife you need at your disposal, Messermeister can help. We carry a wide range of kitchen knife sets, as well as specialized collections, like Kawashima, Mu Bamboo, and more. Our team is always happy to match you with the perfect knife or knife set for your needs.
Whether you’re an aspiring chef or simply want to upgrade your old kitchen knife set, our inventory is extensive and easy for you to pick and choose from a selection of top-grade, high-quality cutlery and more. For more information, shop online today.