Victorinox Fibrox Straight Edge Chef's Knife, 8-Inch
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- 8-inch multipurpose chef's knife designed for chopping, mincing, slicing, and dicing
- High-carbon stainless steel blade provides maximum sharpness and edge retention
- Blade is conical ground lengthwise and crosswise for minimal resistance while cutting, laser tested to ensure optimum cutting power.Swiss item #5.2063.20 printed on the Blade.
- Patented 2-inch Fibrox handle is textured, slip resistant, and ergonomically designed
- Hand washing recommended, lifetime warranty, expertly made in switzerland
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Top Customer Reviews
This is one of those knives.
I haven't been able to determine whether this knife is forged or stamped. The price makes me think it must be stamped, but the Victorinox site implies it's forged. No matter--either way, this is a fantastic knife.
It weighs a bit less than my Calphalon 8" chef's knife, and while I don't think the Calphalon is too heavy--many people do--I find that the Fibrox knife just feels better over the long haul--easier to manuever and control. It doesn't have a traditional bolster (another reason I wonder if it was stamped) but I find that it makes little or no difference--it's so well-balanced that gripping the front of the handle is perfectly adequate for control. (And you know what? The fibrox handle is very, very comfortable.)
Sharp? Yes, very. The reviewer who found hers to be dull must have had a knife that was damaged in some way, or somehow got past quality control, because out of the box this knife was exceeded in sharpness only by my Shun santoku.
Over the last two days, I've used this knife to trim and cube chuck steak and Boston butt, chop kale, slice chorizo, and dice roasted red peppers. I used it to carve our turkey at Thanksgiving, and it's equally at home doing a chiffonade of basil or dicing carrots. At this price, I'm likely to buy duplicates to keep both at my parent's and in-law's houses for when I cook there, because it's rapidly becoming the knife I can't work without in the kitchen.
Yes, I paid more for that santoku, but I think I like this knife better.
Update on this review: I was beyond the Amazon 30-day return period, but Victorinox was more than happy to replace it, emphasizing that all their products have a lifetime guarantee.
Most Recent Customer Reviews
Awesome knife. Good quality materials, well designed, and unbelievably sharp.Published 3 hours ago by Laurien Bean
I am so pleased with this knife-the only downside is that it's not dishwasher safe.Published 10 hours ago by Konnnacheck
Light but well balanced. Excellent grip. Very sharp and stays that way with only occasional use of the sharpening steel. Weekly is about right for me. Very happy with this knife. Read morePublished 12 hours ago by ILikeitLikeThat
I've been eating at home more often, so I figured it was time to buy a good cooking knife. I went on Amazon and I saw that this knife had overwhelmingly positive reviews. Read morePublished 1 day ago by Amazon Customer
I LOVE this knife. I am 26 years old and have never owned a good knife before. I have made due with cheap serrated knifes and thought that was acceptable - I was wrong. Read morePublished 1 day ago by Steve
Chef knife is light, sharp, and easy to work with. Has a nice balance point. For the price, this is definitely a great buy.Published 1 day ago by Jose L Ramirez
Super sharp and comfortable chef's knife. Can't be beat at this price. Handle has a "rhino liner" textured feel, which seems cheap compared to high end knives, but it... Read morePublished 2 days ago by Amazon Customer
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