Knives

30 Kitchen-Tested Products

Citrus Zesters/Channel Knives
Citrus Zesters/Channel Knives
These dual-use tools are supposed to make pretty garnishes from citrus peels. Bu…
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Steak Knives
Steak Knives
Which set of steak knives can really cut it?
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Serrated Paring Knives
Serrated Paring Knives
We put the serrated equivalents of our favorite paring knives to the test.
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Grapefruit Knives
Grapefruit Knives
Grapefruit knives are designed to section the pulp by hugging the walls and memb…
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Chef’s Knives for Kids
Chef’s Knives for Kids
We tested three different knife solutions that are both safe and age-appropriate…
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Carbon-Steel Knives
Carbon-Steel Knives
Carbon-steel enthusiasts have long considered these knives sharper and more dura…
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Chef's Knives
Chef's Knives
One chef’s knife has been a champ in our kitchen for nearly two decades. Can any…
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Flexible Cutting Mats
Flexible Cutting Mats
We found these to be a perfect supplement to a single cutting board.
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Oyster Knives
Oyster Knives
The right one can make a difficult task a lot easier.
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Electric Knives
Electric Knives
Motorized cutlery may seem like a 1960s artifact, but we found one newer model t…
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Paring Knives
Paring Knives
For precision cuts, call on the (cheap) little guy.
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Serrated Knives
Serrated Knives
Why are some knives a pain and others a pleasure? Everything counts, from the nu…
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Slicing/Carving Knives
Slicing/Carving Knives
Want perfect slices at your holiday table? Lose the chef’s knife.
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Shun Professional Electric Whetstone Knife Sharpener
Shun Professional Electric Whetstone Knife Sharpener
It was twice the price of our favorite electric knife sharpener, but could it pe…
Innovative Cutting Boards
Innovative Cutting Boards
New twists on traditional cutting boards promise to streamline food preparation.…
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Vegetable Cleavers
Vegetable Cleavers
It won't replace your all-purpose Western chef's knife, but if you chop a lot of…
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Best Buy à La Carte Knife Set
Best Buy à La Carte Knife Set
If our Test Kitchen à la carte Knife Set is too expensive for you, we've compile…
Test Kitchen à La Carte Knife Set
Test Kitchen à La Carte Knife Set
Instead of wasting money on a set of mediocre knives (half of which you'll never…
Knife Block Sets
Knife Block Sets
Nine pieces of matching cutlery, plus a block for easy storage? It could be a ba…
Toss and Chop Salad Scissors
Toss and Chop Salad Scissors
This odd-looking pair of large kitchen shears, sports dual spring-loaded curved…
Kitchen Shears
Kitchen Shears
Sharp, comfortable shears are a kitchen essential. But do you need to spend $75 …
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Bagel Slicers
Bagel Slicers
If your confidence around serrated knives is questionable, a bagel slicing machi…
AccuSharp Replacement Blades
AccuSharp Replacement Blades
Is it worth spending almost as much for replacement blades as you would for a br…
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Chef's Knives, Hybrid-Style
Chef's Knives, Hybrid-Style
In Europe, the chef's knife is a sturdy tool that can chop and slice anything. I…
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More Essential Kitchen Equipment
More Essential Kitchen Equipment
We rounded up equipment review winners and made a list of kitchen tools that eve…
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Boning Knives
Boning Knives
When it comes delicate tasks like trimming silver skin from tenderloins or remo…
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Lettuce Knives
Lettuce Knives
Does this knife deliver on its promise to prevent lettuce from turning brown aft…
Knife Guards
Knife Guards
In a crowded drawer, our favorite guard will keep your knives safe.
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Chef's Knives, Innovative
Chef's Knives, Innovative
In search of an improved mousetrap, we tested seven knives with innovative desig…
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Butter Measuring Knife
Butter Measuring Knife
If you've been annoyed by improperly wrapped sticks of butter—or unmarked blocks…
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