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The Kings Choice of Kitchen Knives

King's Choice of Best Kitchen Knives 2017

Whether you are carving a joint of meat, or dicing fruit and vegetables, a good set of kitchen knives is essential. If you equip yourself with the right set, you will chop through any ingredient with ease. A good kitchen knife needs to be sharp, easy to use, and comfortable to hold.

To complement our wider range of homewares, we stock and supply a handpicked range of kitchen knives from the knife industries leading designers and manufacturers. The two main kitchen knife brands we trust the most are Richardson Sheffield, and Taylor’s Eye Witness. Below I will explore some of our favourites from their ranges.

My Favourite ‘Value’ Set

Our best value knife set is the hugely popular Richardson Sheffield Cucina. This stylish range has been designed to with stand the everyday rigours of your kitchen. Years of expertise has gone into each knife, and each knife is attractive, stylish and delivers a fine cut with ease. These knives are available in 6, 10 and 15 knife block sets – as well as being available to purchase individually.

The 6 set knife block contains the following: parer knife, all-purpose knife, carver knife, cooks knife, bread knife, and a steak knife.

Cucina 6 Piece Knife Block Set

£26 for a set of 6 from Kings and Queens, a 60% discount off RRP.

My Favourite ‘High End’ Set

The best chefs in the world, usually all have one thing in common – they use Sabatier Knives. The name Sabatier represents a high quality knife produced by a small number of manufacturers, using a fully forged process. Richardson Sheffield, deliver a fantastic range of Sabatier knives, all of which have oversized rivets and contemporary styling – which guarantees quality at a brilliant price point. These knives can be bought individually, or as knife block sets.

Sabatier Trompette 9 Piece Knife Block Set
This 9 piece knife set, is available at £99 – a saving of 60% off RRP

MY Favourite ‘Professional’ Set

If you demand the highest performance from your kitchen, then the Taylor’s Eye Witness Professional Series of knives is the right product for you. Available as sets, or individually these knifes are precision ground and hand honed using only the highest grade carbon stainless steel. The handles are also designed to fit perfectly in the hand, the contours in the handle make it almost impossible for the knife to accidentally slip.

Professional Series Professional 5 Piece Magnetic Knife Block Set

The pro series 5 piece magnetic knife block set is available from Kings and Queens for £120, a 20% saving off RRP.

My Favourite ‘Alternative’ Set

Perfect for modern and contemporary interiors, Richardson Sheffield Fashion blocks offer the expected high knife performance, but combined with a stylish Knife Block. From shabby chic styles to coastal scenes, these knives compliment any style of kitchen.

Our favourite within the range is the Coast 5 piece knife block set, pictured below:

Coast 5 Piece Knife Block Set

The coastal knife set can be purchased from Kings and Queens for £75, a saving of 59%.

Remember, always take care when using knives in the kitchen and be sure to purchase a knife sharpener to keep them performing excellently. As always, if you have any questions about any of the knives found across our site – just get in touch and we will be happy to help.