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Wusthof Gourmet 8" Chefs Knife

Wusthof Gourmet 8 Inch Chefs Knife 4562-7/20

  • An "essential" kitchen blade for any chef, professional or at-home
  • Laser-cut stamped blade
  • Full tang for perfect weight and balance
  • Ergonomic triple-riveted synthetic black poly handle
  • High-carbon, no-stain blade
  • Easy to sharpen and hone
  • Dishwasher safe, handwashing recommended
  • Wusthof Gourmet 8 Inch Chef's Knife Item Number 4562-7/20
  • Made in Solingen, Germany
Regular Price: $112.00
Sale Price: $84.95

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Wusthof Gourmet 8" Chef's Knife

The chef's knife is considered to be one of the "essential" tools for any chef professional or at-home and this special blade from the experts at Wusthof leaves nothing to be desired from one of your most important blades. This blade is laser cut and stamped from completely tempered and hardened steel and features a long-lasting v-style ground edge. The full tang featured on this blade adds the perfect weight and balance and the triple-riveted fully synthetic handle helps to provide a comfortable grip that allows you to use the knife for longer periods of time without discomfort. This high-carbon, stainless blade is extremely easy to sharpen and clean and is also dishwasher safe although hand washing is recommended.

Wusthof Gourmet Series Features

Every Wusthof Gourmet knife is cut out a single sheet of steel using advanced laser technology. It is the same steel alloy used in the Wusthof forged cutlery lines, so you are assured higher sharpness and a longer-lasting edge compared to other metals. The synthetic black handles riveted to match the lenght of the tang for a seamless and hygienic fit. All knives over 4.5 inches feature a full-length tang. The Wusthof Gourmet Knives are comfortable to hold and rather easy to handle. Made in Solingen, Germany; Lifetime Guarantee.

About Wusthof Stamped Knives

Each Wusthof knife is cut from a single piece of chrom-molybdenum-vanadium steel. This specialized high carbon, stain-resistant alloy ensures that the critical characteristics of each Wusthof knife are right there from the beginning: razor sharp, long-lasting cutting edge that is both highly stain resistance and easily restorable (able to be sharpened). This formula is imprinted on each forged blade is the following world-renowned Wusthof steel formula: X50 CrMoV15
X = Stainless Steel
Mo = Molybdenum
50 = 0.5% carbon - significant for sharpness
V = Vanadium for hardness and edge retention
Cr = Cromium for stain-resistance
15 = Contents of chromium (15%)

About Wusthof

Wusthof has set the standard for designing and manufacturing precision-forged knives since 1814. Today they are crafted by a skilled team of 300 dedicated workers in two state-of-the-art facilities in Solingen, Germany, the heart of the cutlery world. Over 40 different manufacturing steps are needed to produce a forged Wusthof knife from one solid piece of steel with rigorous quality standards at every step. In addition, Wusthof forged knives now offer the new PEtec Edge which is 30 percent sharper and offers 40 percent longer life. All Wusthof cutlery is backed by the Wusthof Lifetime Guarantee!

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