If you are looking for ergonomics well blended with high performance, then Wusthof Ikon knives ought to be part of your cutlery. The knives come in a variety of shapes and designs. Some are suited for specific tasks while others are meant for general cutting. But some things are common for all Wusthof knives; they are forged from stainless steel to ensure longevity, and their edges make cutting such an easy task.
Best Wusthof Ikon Knives
Wusthof Ikon 8-Inch Cook’s Knife
Are you that busy cook who wouldn’t want to keep changing knives? This might be your ultimate pick of a knife. The Wusthof Ikon Cook’s Knife is a jack of all trades. Whether you want to mince, chop or dice, it will be of great service. The ability of the cook’s knife to perform well in various roles is assured by its attributes which is a roll-up of most of the other Wusthof knives.
I am especially fascinated by the ergonomic handle this knife has. It feels amazing thanks to the textured Blackwood design. What’s more, the forward bolster is curved inwards to give you a tighter grip. This knife will never ever slip out of your hand.
Wusthof Ikon 7-Inch Hollow Edge Santoku
The Ikon Santoku is the ultimate piece of cutlery for chopping, slicing, and dicing. Its edge is meant to offer less resistance when cutting and prevent food from sticking onto the surface of the blade. This Santoku is also made of tempered steel which is more durable. You’ll spend less time maintaining this knife and more time using it.
The handle of the knife is double-bolstered with a forward bolster that allows sharpening the whole length of the blade. It is also well contoured to give it a tighter grip. Like all the other signature knives from the Wusthof Ikon line up, the Santoku comes with it’s very own Blackwood handle that is durable and comfy. If you hate the rigid texture of plastic in your palms, this Santoku will delight you.
Wusthof Ikon 6-Inch Utility Knife
The Ikon utility knife has a magnificent design that certainly contributes to your kitchen’s aesthetics. Besides it’s sharp looks, it is also a cutting maestro. If you work with an array of tiny ingredients, the Wusthof Ikon utility knife is the partner you’ve been looking for. It is ergonomically designed so that you don’t strain your hands while you’re focused on your knife work.
The triple riveted handle and the full tang allows you to feel how well balanced this knife is. If you’re having doubts about this purchase, you’ll be happy to know that this utility knife and all the other Wusthof Ikon knives come with a lifetime warranty.
If you’re interested, these knives may just be the last knives you’ll ever need to purchase.