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Wüsthof Gourmet 2-Piece Paring Knife & Kitchen Shears Set

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In its seventh-generation of family ownership, Wüsthof has been making some of the finest kitchen cutlery in the world since 1814. The Gourmet line features precision stainless-steel blades that resist stains and rust and hold an exceedingly sharp edge.

  • Versatile set includes 3" paring knife and pull-apart kitchen shears.
  • With its sharp point and compact blade, the paring knife is perfect for small-scale cutting chores like peeling and trimming.
  • These sturdy, corrosion-resistant kitchen shears are perfect for cutting stems from herbs, trimming meats or shaping parchment.
  • The stamped blades are made of high-carbon stainless steel for top performance and durability. 
  • Triple-riveted high-impact plastic handles provide a secure, comfortable grip.
  • Paring knife: 3”-long blade; 4”-long handle; 1 oz.
  • Kitchen shears: 8” long.
  • Made in Germany.
Use & Care


  • Always use caution when handling sharp objects.
  • Avoid cutting on hard surfaces such as stone, metal or glass.
  • It is not advisable to use any knife but a meat cleaver to cut through bone, as other blades can be easily damaged.


  • Hand-wash with warm water and a mild detergent. Rinse and dry immediately.
  • Maintain the knife's cutting edge by regularly using a honing steel.
  • Sharpen as needed. With regular use and honing, your knife should not need sharpening more than once or twice a year.
  • Sharpen knife at home using a whetstone or knife sharpener, or have it sharpened by a professional.
  • Store knife in a safe place to protect its edge and prevent injury.

Shipping Information

UPS can deliver most in-stock items within 3-5 business days. UPS is unable to deliver to P.O. boxes.

Shipping Rates

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Next Day Delivery

For an additional charge of $17.50 per address, we can expedite delivery to most destinations. This service is not available for some oversize items, items shipped directly from the supplier (including perishable and custom-manufactured items), out-of-stock items and items to be shipped outside the contiguous 48 states.

Orders received by 9:00 p.m., Eastern time, Monday through Thursday will arrive the next business day; orders placed Friday through Sunday will arrive on the following Tuesday.

Return Policy

At Williams Sonoma, we take great pride in the quality and craftsmanship of our products. Attention to design, materials, safety and construction are our priority. Upon receipt, please inspect your purchase and notify us of any damage; we will arrange for a prompt replacement.

If within 30 days, you are dissatisfied for any reason, you may return your purchase for a refund of the merchandise value. An original receipt or gift receipt is required for all returns and exchanges. Returns with a gift receipt will be refunded in the form of a Merchandise Credit for the amount indicated on the gift receipt. Returns with original receipt will be refunded in the original form of payment, cash and check refunds over $100 will be issued as a company check (may take 14 business days from time of request).

For all cutlery returns (knife sets, single knives, cutting boards, knife sharpeners, and knife storage) please contact us at 888.922.4108 to initiate the return.

We cannot accept returns on monogrammed, personalized, special-order items, custom upholstery, food, items shipped direct from the vendor, or on items damaged through normal wear and tear. Final sale items ending in .97 or .99 cannot be returned.

Made to Order and Final Sale Furniture items are non-returnable, and cannot be cancelled once the order is placed.

For returns of items purchased from your Williams Sonoma Gift Registry, we will gladly provide a refund or exchange for the merchandise within 90 days of your event or within 90 days of purchase, whichever date is later. View Full Returns Policy.

Free Knife Sharpening in Stores

Working with a sharp knife is safer, more effective and much less tiring than trying to cut and slice with a dull one. To ensure top performance, bring your favorite knife into your local store and one of our cutlery experts will give it a fresh, new edge using our precision equipment. The first knife is free; each additional knife is just $5.

Our stores also offer knife demonstrations to teach you the correct grip, positioning and basic knife techniques and can help you find the perfect cutlery for your needs – just ask a store associate for assistance.

  • Rated 5 out of 5 by from I LOVE THESE PULL-APART KITCHEN SHEARS!!! I LOVE these Wusthof Pull-Apart Kitchen Shears!!! I have owned these shears for over 10 years and use them daily. I am unsure why so many reviewers are complaining that these shears fall apart. These kitchen shears are meant to PULL-APART. That is why they are so wonderful - they are easy to clean, keep sanitary and completely dry. They work very easily. For the reviewers having trouble, it is best to NOT open the shears too widely, or they will fall apart. I purchased a back-up pair of these shears; just in case Wusthof discontinues making them. Overall, these are the best, and most durable, PULL-APART Kitchen Shears for the price! Buy a pair - You will be Glad You Did!!!
    Date published: 2017-09-25
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Wusthof Kitchen Shears I trusted the name but was disappointed with the kitchen shears I'd received. It was not screwed in correctly/tightly and it fell apart. Even after putting the screw on tightly, I can't use the shears as the screw came loose and the shears fell apart. Very frustrating to order a "great" product and can't use it. I would like to have a replacement at this point.
    Date published: 2016-11-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from My favorite scissors! My experience with the scissors is completely different from some of the other reviewers which prompts me to write this review. I have had this set for 2-3 years. I use the scissors several times every day. I really like the feature of coming part for cleaning. I think they have fallen apart on their own only one or two times and they were probably not connected properly. I have another pair of kitchen scissors, but I only use them if the Wusthof are not available. I don't use the knife as much as my husband does. I have several Victornox knives from WS which are my favorite paring knives. In fact, I could use another pair of scissors just like these. I find they are useful and handy for so many things.
    Date published: 2016-10-19
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from Shears fall apart The paring knife is good, but the shears fell apart after one use. VERY poorly made. Like the other reviewers, I don't want to pay the $$ to return the shears, so will just deal with them.
    Date published: 2015-09-27
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not the best cooking shears The paring knife is good. I use it often. However the cooking shears are defective. I opened the shears wide to wash them before use and they fell apart. I just did not have the energy to return them since they weren't too expensive. I found another use for them in the kitchen.
    Date published: 2015-05-25
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Disappointing The kitchen shears would be nice, but they constantly fall apart as the mechanism to separate the two sides is not well designed. The edges of the blunt side of the blade on the paring knife are so sharp I end up with cuts on my finger each time I use it. Good price, but unfortunately not even worth that.
    Date published: 2015-05-24
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great package Love the shears and the paring nice is a great added bonus at a great price! Both a great addition to my kitchen!
    Date published: 2015-01-15
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from Scissors not made in Germany! One of the reasons that I purchased this set was because it was a very good value and it stated that it was made in Germany. The paring knife is made in Germany, but the scissors are Made in China. I will keep them and use them because it doesn't pay to ship them back. But, not very accurate!
    Date published: 2014-09-26
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