Top of the range knives, designed by Corin Mellor and newly introduced after 3 years’ development. The sinuously curving handles are made in Indian rosewood, the traditional material favored by culinary experts. These are carefully hand finished and wonderful to use.
Knife blades exploit the latest techniques in steel casting to arrive at the beautifully curved bolster. Blades are precision ground and glazes to give an especially bright finish. Drawing on the David Mellor expertise in metalwork these are amongst the world’s finest knives.
Ice hardening processes make the blades exceptionally sharp. These are really professional kitchen knives, superb in quality and beautiful to use. These are razor sharp knives. The high carbon stainless steel blades exploit the latest techniques of steel casting and are then ice hardened to minus 80°c. This innovative process stabilizes the metallurgical structure of the steel, creating an extremely hard and durable cutting edge.
The knife sets come in specially designed birch wood boxes with a sliding lid. These make perfect gift sets, and the handmade boxes can provide permanent safe storage for your knives. The boxes are designed to stack neatly.
The Specialist Set is composed of four knives designed for more specific functions: Paring knife, serrated, 10cm; Vegetable knife, serrated, 12cm; Chopping knife, 14cm; Bread knife, serrated, 22cm.
The Carving Set includes a superb sharp carving knife, two-pronged fork and medium ground sharpening steel, elliptical shape with guard: Carving knife, 22.5cm; Carving fork, 27.5cm; Sharpening steel, 37cm.
Rosewood-Handled Steak Knife Set: 6 superb, serrated steak knives.
Rosewood-Handle Cheese Knife Set is supplied in a David Mellor gift box and is composed of: Cheese Serving Fork; Cheese Spade; Hard-Cheese Knife.
Rosewood-Handled Cheese Knife 13.5cm is packaged in a gift box.
All knives must be hand washed. Imported and hand crafted in Sheffield, England.