Chef Knife Block

  • Sugg. Price $738 Our Price $349.95
    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. This set includes all the most common kitchen knives, as well as some specialty knives for more advanced prep work. Also included is a 6-piece steak knife set. 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. Handsome hardwood block safely stores 17 items and is gentle on knives’ edges. Knives are made in Germany. Knife block is made in China. 18-Piece Set includes: 2 1/4" peeling knife 2 3/4" trimming knife 2 1/2" paring knife 3" paring knife 4 1/2" utility knife Six 4 1/2" steak knives 5" spreader 5" hollow-edge santoku 8" bread knife 8" chef's knife Honing steel Kitchen shears 17-slot storage block Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • $49.95
    Protect and organize your cutlery with this countertop knife block by Wüsthof. Made of beechwood, it has slots for two chef’s knives, eight prep knives (one of which fits included kitchen shears), six steak knives and a honing steel. Set includes a 17-slot knife block, shears and a honing steel. Fine-grained hardwood block features horizontal slots that eliminate stress on the knives’ cutting edges. Durable stainless-steel shears have durable polypropylene handles and come apart for easy cleaning and sharpening. Honing steel maintains the razor-sharp edge of knives between sharpenings.
  • Sugg. Price $860 Our Price $499.95
    Crafted in the renowned cutlery center of Solingen, Germany, the Wüsthof Classic knives in this set have specially formulated high-carbon-steel blades that hold a keen edge. Full tangs increase balance, and the triple-riveted polypropylene handles ensure a comfortable grip. Each knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Wüsthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures a 20% sharper blade with twice the edge retention. Full tangs are triple riveted to the handles for exceptional durability and control. Durable polymer handles are contoured for a comfortable grip. Handsome hardwood block safely stores 13 items and is gentle on knives’ edges. A Williams Sonoma exclusive. 9-Piece Set includes: 3" serrated paring knife. 3 1/2" paring knife. 6" utility knife. 5" hollow-ground santoku. 8" chef’s knife. 8" bread knife. 9" honing steel. Pull-apart shears. 13-slot storage block. Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $2,819 Our Price $1,824.95
    Produced by Japan's leading blade manufacturer, Shun knives reflect the craftsmanship of a centuries-old tradition of Japanese knife making. This master collection offers the home cook a top-quality tool for every kitchen task. VG-MAX "super steel" blade is clad on each side with 34 microthin layers of stainless steel, creating a variegated look reminiscent of a Damascus-style blade. Exceedingly sharp cutting edges are long lasting and easy to maintain. Durable PakkaWood handles resist moisture and have a D shape, to sit comfortably in the hand. Set includes matching honing steel. Bamboo storage block has 22 slots. NSF-certified knives meet high-level safety standards for professional kitchens. Handcrafted in Japan. 19-Piece Set includes: 2 1/2" bird’s-beak paring knife. 3 1/2" paring knife. 6" utility knife 6" boning knife. 6", 8" and 10" chef's knives. 7" santoku. 7 3/4" Chinese vegetable cleaver. 9" slicing knife. 9" offset bread knife. Six 4 1/2" steak knives. 9" honing steel. 22-slot storage block. Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $499 Our Price $249.95
    Designed to help you accomplish a variety of cutting tasks with ease and confidence, the knives in this set are everyday kitchen essentials. The precision blades hold a razor-sharp edge and will never rust or stain. For excellent balance, each knife has a full tang that extends from the knife tip to the end of the handle. The stamped blades are made of high-carbon no-stain steel for top performance and durability. Full tangs ensure superb balance and control. Triple-riveted polypropylene handles provide a secure, comfortable grip. Handsome hardwood block safely stores 13 items and is gentle on knives’ edges. 12 piece set includes 2 1/2" Bird's Beak Peeling Knife. 3" Paring Knife. 4 1/2" Utility Knife. 8" Bread Knife. 8" Chef's Knife. 9" Sharpening Steel. Four 4 1/2" Steak Knives. 13-slot Hardwood Knife Block. Come-Apart Kitchen Shears. Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $2,476 Our Price $1,599.95
    Inspired by the high-performance knives used by Japanese chefs, our exclusive Shun Fuji collection represents the very best in cutlery design and technology. Each knife is meticulously handcrafted for spectacular sharpness and edge retention combined with perfect balance in the hand. Developed for the experienced cook who prefers the lightness and razor sharpness of Eastern-style blades. The blade's core of SG2 steel is clad on each side with Damascus steel composed of 80 alternating layers of nickel and stainless steel. Resulting 161-layer blade is thin and light yet strong and hard, with a supersharp cutting edge. Handles are dark tagayasan wood, an extremely dense wood traditionally used in Japan to make samurai sword handles. The double chestnut handle shape has finger ridges on both sides for a comfortable, ambidextrous grip. End caps made of polished Damascus steel. Shun Fuji collection won the “Kitchen Knife of the Year Award” at the U.S. 2011 Blade Show for the best in new product quality and design. 160 handcrafted steps to produce each Fuji knife. Handcrafted in Japan. A Williams Sonoma exclusive. 7-Piece Set includes: 3 1/2" paring knife. 6" serrated utility knife. 6” Boning/Fillet knife 8 1/2" chef's knife. 9" slicing knife. Ceramic honing steel. Wood storage block. Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $240 Our Price $149.95
    Cuisinart—legendary innovator of food processors for the American kitchen—has extended its expertise to precision cutlery. The Normandy collection features high-carbon stainless-steel blades made to retain a razor-sharp edge and textured, oval-shaped handles for an easy grip. This set is configured for home cooks who need a comprehensive range of cutlery, including eight forged steak knives along with a sharpening steel for regular honing. 3cr13 high-carbon stainless-steel blades have superior hardness for holding a sharp edge. Precision-tapered ground blades narrow gradually to an extremely sharp fineness. Strong, seamlessly curved bolsters provide stability and control. Ergonomically designed handles with textured surfaces provides comfort while working. Blades and handles are welded together, ground and polished by hand. Low-profile storage block fits under cupboards or where space is limited. 19-Piece Set includes: 2 3/4" bird's beak paring knife 3 1/2" paring knife 5" santoku 5 1/2" serrated utility knife 7" santoku 8" chef's knife 8" slicing knife 8" serrated bread knife 8" hollow-handle sharpening steel Eight 4 1/2" steak knives Stainless-steel shears 18-slot storage block Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $750 Our Price $399.95
    Chop and dice with exceptional precision and control. Made to the exacting standards of Japanese professional chefs, this award-winning hand-forged steel cutlery is carefully weighted for balance and comfort. Five home-chef essentials and a knife block make up this set. Stamped blades are made of exceptionally hard Cromova 18 high-carbon stainless steel, ice tempered and hardened to resist corrosion. Prominent 1/4" edges are visible to the naked eye and ground straight to a point rather than beveled, resulting in impressive sharpness and edge retention. Stainless-steel handles are seamlessly constructed and textured for a good grip. Crafted to professional standards, these knives are lightweight yet perfectly balanced. Stainless-steel storage block's angled design helps protect the blades, and its nonslip rubber base anchors the block securely on a countertop. Block has slots for ten knives and a honing steel. 6-Piece Set includes: 4" paring knife. 5 1/4" chef's/utility knife. 7" Asian chef's knife 8 1/4" carving knife. 8 3/4" bread knife. 11-slot storage block.Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $1,001 Our Price $724.95
    The Shun Premier collection is distinguished by hand-hammered blades and walnut-colored PakkaWood handles that evoke the artistry of traditional hand-forged knives. Hand-crafted in Japan, the blades are thin and lightweight. This set of essential kitchen knives combines the best of Shun cutlery in a new design and equips you with the most popular knife sizes. Blades feature a core of VG-MAX "super steel" clad on each side with 69 microthin layers of stainless-steel. The striking hand-hammered finish ( tsuchime in Japanese) reduces drag when cutting and helps to quickly release food from the blade. Walnut-finish PakkaWood handles have a two-position design, providing a trigger grip for pull cuts and the perfect balance point for a pinch grip. Stainless-steel end caps embossed with the Shun logo add stability, strength and wide weight distribution from end to end. 7-Piece Set includes: 4" paring knife. 6 1/2" utility knife. 8" chef's knife. 9" bread knife. Honing steel. Kitchen shears. 11-slot bamboo block. Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $770 Our Price $529.95
    Produced by Japan's leading blade manufacturer, Shun knives reflect the craftsmanship of a centuries-old tradition of Japanese knife making. This seven-piece collection includes the most essential knives for any kitchen, with a handsome bamboo block for storage. VG-MAX "super steel" blade is clad on each side with 34 microthin layers of stainless steel, creating a variegated look reminiscent of a Damascus-style blade. Exceedingly sharp cutting edges are long lasting and easy to maintain. Durable PakkaWood® handles resist moisture and have a D shape, to sit comfortably in the hand. NSF-certified knives meet high-level safety standards for professional kitchens. Knives handcrafted in Japan. 7-Piece Set includes: 3 1/2" paring knife 6" utility knife 8" chef's knife 9" bread knife 9" honing steel Herb shears 11-slot bamboo storage block Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $160 Our Price $99.95
    Cuisinart—legendary innovator of food processors for the American kitchen—has extended its expertise to precision cutlery. This comprehensive set includes kitchen knives made entirely from stainless steel, as well as six forged steak knives. The handsome black storage block with a stainless-steel logo plate coordinates with any kitchen, as well as other stainless-steel appliances. 3cr13 stainless-steel, high-chromium blades offer superior corrosion resistance Lightweight, hollow handles feature ergonomic design and textured surface for comfort Blades and handles are welded together, ground and polished by hand Set includes six steak knives hot forged from solid stainless steel Pine-core storage block is finished in matte black rubber wood 15-Piece Set includes: 2 3/4" bird's beak paring knife 3 1/2" paring knife 5 1/2" serrated utility knife 7" santoku 8" chef's knife 8" slicing knife 8" sharpening steel Six 4 1/2" steak knives Stainless-steel shears 14-slot storage block Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $438 Sale $199.99
    Produced by Japan’s leading blade manufacturer, Shun knives reflect the craftsmanship of a centuries-old tradition of Japanese knife making. This basic collection features three essential knives for everyday cooking tasks. With an included wooden storage block, the set makes the perfect gift for someone just starting out in the kitchen, and a great introduction to Shun cutlery. VG-MAX "super steel" blade is clad on each side with 34 microthin layers of stainless steel, creating a variegated look reminiscent of a Damascus-style blade. Exceedingly sharp cutting edges are long-lasting and easy to maintain. Durable PakkaWood handles resist moisture and have a D shape, to sit comfortably in the hand. Includes bamboo storage block with 3 slots for blades and one slot for a honing steel. NSF-certified knives meet high-level safety standards for professional kitchens. Handcrafted in Japan. A Williams Sonoma exclusive. 4-Piece Set includes: 3 1/2" paring knife. 4" serrated utility knife. 6" chef's knife. 4-slot storage block.
  • Sugg. Price $405 Our Price $249.95
    Forged in Solingen, Germany, Professional "S" knives are designed to meet the needs of professionals as well home cooks. The cutlery combines a classically contoured design with refined construction standards that ensure superior sharpness, strength and durability. This starter set includes the three most frequently used kitchen knives, a handy pair of kitchen shears and a solid-wood block with a compact footprint to help save space. Each knife is precision forged using Zwilling’s Sigmaforge process, resulting in an exceptionally hard yet flexible blade. Zwilling’s Friodur ice-hardening technique results in a harder, sharper blade that is corrosion resistant and highly elastic. Precise lasers are used to ensure each blade’s edge is an optimal 15-degree angle for maximum sharpness. Sleek ABS resin handle is triple riveted to a full tang and contoured for a secure, comfortable grip. Knife blades are individually hand sharpened and polished. Block available in black or white rubberwood, bamboo and walnut. Made in Germany by Zwilling J.A. Henckels, founded in 1731. 5-Piece Set includes: 4" paring knife 5" serrated utility knife 6” chef's knife Kitchen shears 6-slot storage block Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $1,776 Our Price $999.95
    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. This 36-piece comprehensive set includes a wide variety of standard and specialty knives in a full range of sizes to cover everyday cooking as well as entertaining. Also included is an 8-piece steak knife set. 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. Handsome cherry wood block safely stores 35 items and is gentle on knife edges. Knives are made in Germany. Knife block is made in China. 36-piece set includes: 2 1/4" peeling knife. 2 1/2" paring knife. 2 3/4" trimming knife. 3” clip-point paring knife. 3” spear-point paring knife. 3" serrated paring knife. 4" utility knife. Eight 4 1/2" steak knives. 4 1/2" utility knife. 4 1/2" serrated utility knife. 4 1/2" cheese knife. 5" spreader. 5" tomato knife. 5” boning knife. 6” serrated utility knife. 6” utility knife. 6” chef's knife.   6" salad knife. 6" flexible boning knife. 6" carving fork. 7” hollow-edge santoku knife. 8” bread knife. 8” chef’s knife. 8" carving knife. 9" bread knife. 10" super slicer. 10" honing steel. Kitchen shears. 35-slot cherry wood block.
  • Sugg. Price $200 Our Price $129.95
    This basic set from Wüsthof of Germany equips you with the most essential cutlery pieces for cooking. The included storage block takes up very little space, which makes this the perfect choice for apartments, vacation homes, outdoor kitchens and grills, or even a second prep station in your kitchen. It's also a great gift for anyone just starting out as a cook or homeowner. Stamped blades are made of high-carbon no-stain steel for top performance and durability. Full tangs ensure superb balance and control. Triple-riveted synthetic handles provide a secure, comfortable grip. Handsome hardwood block safely stores four items and takes up minimal space on countertop. Knives are made in Germany. Block is made in China. Five-piece set includes: 6" chef's knife. 4 1/2" utility knife. 3 1/2" paring knife. Kitchen shears. 4-slot hardwood knife block. Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $363 Our Price $169.95
    This basic knife set includes all the essential cutlery you need to handle everyday cutting tasks with confidence. The included storage block has a slim profile that occupies little space—perfect for apartment dwellers, vacation homes or an outdoor kitchen. It's also a great gift for beginning cooks or homeowners. Stamped blades are made of high-carbon no-stain steel for top performance and durability. Triple-riveted synthetic handles provide a secure, comfortable grip. Slim, space-saving hardwood block takes up very little room on the countertop and safely stores the 6 items in the set. 7-piece set includes: 3" serrated paring knife. 5" santoku. 4 1/2" utility knife. 8" chef’s knife. 8" bread knife. 8"pull-apart shears. 6-slot storage block. Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $1,012 Our Price $599.95
    Messermeister's Royale Elite series offers the rare pairing of a California walnut burl handle with the finest-quality German steel blade. These limited-edition knives are handmade in Germany by third-generation master craftsmen who use traditional techniques and 45 individual steps of production. An elegant, one-of-a-kind set for culinary enthusiasts, this 6-piece collection includes all the cutlery essentials for everyday cooking. Knife blade is German high-carbon, stain-free alloy that resists stains and corrosion. Hot-drop hammer forging produces an exceedingly strong blade from heel to tip. Edge is hand stropped on a cloth wheel, creating the sharpest possible cutting surface on an edged tool. Handle is California walnut burl wood with distinctive markings unique to each knife. Handcrafted in the historic cutlery center of Solingen, Germany. 6-piece set includes: 3 1/2" paring knife 6" utility knife 8" chef's knife 9" bread knife 10" honing steel 16-slot walnut knife block Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $645 Our Price $299.95
    Wüsthof's Urban Farmer cutlery collection was created by German designer Bjoern Berger to celebrate farm-fresh food, home gardening and cooking with delicious seasonal ingredients. The knives in this 11-piece set are crafted with full-tang high-carbon steel blades, nonslip bolsters and rustic beech wood handles – all well-balanced, comfortable, efficient and perfectly suited to modern, healthy cooking. Knives are precision laser cut from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon, no-stain steel. Tempered to the ideal grade of hardness; blades are strong enough to hold a lasting edge and flexible enough not to crack under pressure. Semisoft bolsters provide a secure grip – even when hands are wet. Full tang is riveted to handle for exceptional durability and control. Handle is shaped from sustainably grown European beech wood and heat treated to ensure extreme durability and water-resistance. 11-Piece Set includes: 4" paring knife. 5" serrated utility knife. 8" chef's knife. 9" bread knife. Steak knives (4). Kitchen shears. Honing steel. 15-slot acacia knife block. Additional Information Solid acacia knife block holds 15 tools. A Williams Sonoma exclusive.
  • Sugg. Price $1,221 Our Price $829.95
    Produced by Japan’s leading blade manufacturer, Shun knives reflect the craftsmanship of a centuries-old tradition of Japanese knife making. This nine-piece collection includes the knife styles most used by professional chefs and home cooks alike. VG-MAX "super steel" blade is clad on each side with 34 microthin layers of stainless steel, creating a variegated look reminiscent of a Damascus-style blade. Exceedingly sharp cutting edges are long lasting and easy to maintain. Durable PakkaWood handles resist moisture and have a D shape, to sit comfortably in the hand. NSF-certified knives meet high-level safety standards for professional kitchens. Set includes matching honing steel. Bamboo storage block has 11 slots. Handcrafted in Japan. 9-Piece Set includes: 3 1/2” paring knife. 5 1/2” santoku. 6" Gokujo boning knife. 8” chef’s knife. 9” hollow-ground slicing knife. 9” bread knife. Kitchen shears. 9” honing steel. 11-slot storage block. Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $500 Our Price $349.95
    Exclusively available at Williams Sonoma, the refined Thomas Keller Signature Collection by Cangshan is a model of precision and craftsmanship. Slim, sleek and exceptionally well-balanced, each knife is meticulously designed to elevate and augment the skills of the user. Chef Keller was instrumental in the design of this 5-piece set, rigorously focusing on every detail to ensure each piece performs flawlessly. Designed by Michelin-starred chef Thomas Keller and crafted by award-winning cutlery maker Cangshan. Forged from Swedish Damasteel® RWL34 powdered steel, an extraordinarily fine-grained, high-alloy steel known for its excellent edge strength, hardness and corrosion-resistance. Ultra-precise 6-stage heat treatment creates a Rockwell hardness rating of 61 +/-2, allowing the blade to take a remarkably sharp edge. Hand polished and hand sharpened by expert bladesmiths. Richly grained American walnut block showcases the beauty of the collection. Winner of 2019 Red Dot Design Award. 5-piece set includes: 3 1/2" paring knife 5" serrated utility knife 8" chef's knife All-metal kitchen shears 4-slot walnut knife block Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $1,800 Our Price $1,199.95
    Exclusively available at Williams Sonoma, the refined Thomas Keller Signature Collection by Cangshan is a model of precision and craftsmanship. Slim, sleek and exceptionally well-balanced, each knife is meticulously designed to elevate and augment the skills of the user. Chef Keller was instrumental in the design of this 17-piece set, rigorously focusing on every detail to ensure each piece performs flawlessly. Designed by Michelin-starred chef Thomas Keller and crafted by award-winning cutlery maker Cangshan. Forged from Swedish Damasteel® RWL34 powdered steel, an extraordinarily fine-grained, high-alloy steel known for its excellent edge strength, hardness and corrosion-resistance. Ultra-precise 6-stage heat treatment creates a Rockwell hardness rating of 61 +/-2, allowing the blade to take a remarkably sharp edge. Hand polished and hand sharpened by expert bladesmiths. Richly grained American walnut block showcases the beauty of the collection. Winner of 2019 Red Dot Design Award. 17-piece set includes: 2 3/4" peeling knife 3 1/2" paring knife 5" serrated utility knife 5" tomato/cheese knife Six 5" fine-edge steak knives 6" boning knife 7" santoku 8" bread knife 8" chef's knife 8" honing steel All-metal kitchen shears 16-slot walnut knife block Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.      
  • Sugg. Price $800 Our Price $499.95
    Exclusively available at Williams Sonoma, the refined Thomas Keller Signature Collection by Cangshan is a model of precision and craftsmanship. Slim, sleek and exceptionally well-balanced, each knife is meticulously designed to elevate and augment the skills of the user. Chef Keller was instrumental in the design of this 7-piece set, rigorously focusing on every detail to ensure each piece performs flawlessly. Designed by Michelin-starred chef Thomas Keller and crafted by award-winning cutlery maker Cangshan. Forged from Swedish Damasteel® RWL34 powdered steel, an extraordinarily fine-grained, high-alloy steel known for its excellent edge strength, hardness and corrosion-resistance. Ultra-precise 6-stage heat treatment creates a Rockwell hardness rating of 61 +/-2, allowing the blade to take a remarkably sharp edge. Hand polished and hand sharpened by expert bladesmiths. Richly grained American walnut block showcases the beauty of the collection. Winner of 2019 Red Dot Design Award. 7-piece set includes: 3 1/2" paring knife 7" utility knife 8" chef's knife 10" bread knife 10" honing steel All-metal kitchen shears 14-slot walnut knife block Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $249 Our Price $169.95
    Calphalon Classic Self-Sharpening Cutlery is peak-sharp every time you use it, thanks to ingenious SharpIN™ Technology with ceramic sharpeners built right into the knife block. Whenever you pull out a knife or place it back, the blade is sharpened at the correct angle. This 12-piece set includes a storage block with sharpeners in three slots for the straight-edge knives. Built-in ceramic sharpeners automatically sharpen straight-edge knives with each use. Sharp blades are fully forged from high-carbon, stain-resistant German steel. Bolsters and full tangs ensure ideal balance and maximum strength. Handles with three visible rivets are contoured for a secure, comfortable grip. For easy identification, end caps are labeled with the knife's name and size. 12-piece set includes: 4 1/2" paring knife 5" santoku 6" serrated utility knife 8" chef's knife Six 4 1/2" steak knives with semi-serrated blades Kitchen shears 11-slot blonde rubberwood storage block Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $189 Our Price $149.95
    Calphalon Classic Self-Sharpening Cutlery is peak-sharp every time you use it, thanks to ingenious SharpIN™ Technology with ceramic sharpeners built right into the knife block. Whenever you pull out a knife or place it back, the blade is sharpened at the correct angle. This 6-piece set includes a storage block with sharpeners in four slots for the straight-edge knives. Built-in ceramic sharpeners automatically sharpen straight-edge knives with each use. Sharp blades are fully forged from high-carbon, stain-resistant German steel. Bolsters and full tangs ensure ideal balance and maximum strength. Handles with three visible rivets are contoured for a secure, comfortable grip. For easy identification, end caps are labeled with the knife's name and size. 6-piece set includes: 3 1/2" paring knife 5" santoku 6" serrated utility knife 8" chef's knife Kitchen shears 5-slot blonde rubberwood storage block. Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $299 Our Price $179.95
    Calphalon Classic self-sharpening cutlery is peak-sharp every time you use it, thanks to ingenious SharpIN™ Technology with ceramic sharpeners for the knives built right into the knife block. Whenever you pull out a knife or place it back, the blade is sharpened at the correct angle. This 15-piece set includes a storage block with sharpeners in five slots. Built-in ceramic sharpeners automatically sharpen straight-edge knives with each use. Sharp blades are fully forged from high-carbon, stain-resistant German steel. Bolsters and full tangs ensure ideal balance and maximum strength. Handles with three visible rivets are contoured for a secure, comfortable grip. For easy identification, endcaps are labeled with the knife's name and size. 15-piece set includes: 3 1/2" paring knife 6" utility knife 6" serrated utility knife 7" santoku 8" chef's knife Eight steak knives with semi-serrated blades Kitchen shears 16-slot blonde-rubberwood storage block Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $1,752 Our Price $1,199.95
    Named Hikari after the Japanese word for "illumination," the masterfully crafted, award-winning knives in this set are distinguished by their stunning birch PakkaWood handles and "hornet's nest" pattern. Extraordinarily sharp with a long-lasting edge, the blades have microserrations that reduce friction for clean, effortless slices that enhance the flavor of the food. The set includes five essential knives, as well as a dual-textured honing steel and solid birch block for eye-catching display and easy access. Shares the same award-winning construction as the Hikari chef's knife – named 2016's Kitchen Knife of the Year. Dual-core stainless steel blades are clad on each side with 71 micro layers of high-carbon, high-chromium stainless steel to create a "hornet's nest" pattern reminiscent of a Damascus-style blade. Exceedingly sharp cutting edges, hand-sharpened to a 16-degree angle, are long-lasting and easy to maintain. Polished bolster promotes a comfortable chef's grip. Durable birch PakkaWood handle resists moisture and bacteria and has a beautiful low-gloss finish. Embossed endcap adds beauty and balance. Handle offers a superb grip for both left- and right-handed users. Handcrafted in Japan. 7-Piece Set includes: 4" paring knife 6" utility knife 6" chef's knife 8" chef's knife 9" bread knife 9" honing steel 8-slot storage block
  • Sugg. Price $1,547 Our Price $699.95
    The Wüsthof Crafter knife series celebrates the spirit of old-world craftsmanship with brass rivets and rich oak handles featuring a branded Wüsthof logo. Forged from durable high-carbon steel, the knives in this essential set boast Wüsthof's famed PEtec blade technology for long-lasting sharpness. This set also includes a solid wood storage block to showcase the knives on the countertop. Each knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Wüsthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures a 20% sharper blade with twice the edge retention. Smoked oak handles are branded with Wüsthof logo. Triple brass rivets and full tangs provide exceptional durability and control. Made in the renowned cutlery center of Solingen, Germany. 11-Piece Set includes: 3 1/2" paring knife 5" serrated utility knife 8" chef's knife 9" double-serrated bread knife Pull-apart kitchen shears 9" honing steel Set of four 4 1/2" steak knives. 15-slot knife block. Please note: Storage block is counted as separate piece.
  • Sugg. Price $601 Our Price $399.95
    Produced by Japan's leading blade manufacturer, Shun knives reflect the craftsmanship of a centuries-old tradition of Japanese knife making. These professional knives allow you to cut and slice foods with exceptional precision and control. VG-MAX "super steel" blade is clad on each side with 34 microthin layers of stainless steel, creating a variegated look reminiscent of a Damascus-style blade. Exceedingly sharp cutting edges are long lasting and easy to maintain. Durable PakkaWood handles resist moisture and have a D shape, to sit comfortably in the hand. Set includes matching honing steel. Bamboo storage block has 11 slots. NSF-certified knives meet high-level safety standards for professional kitchens. Handcrafted in Japan. A Williams Sonoma exclusive. 6-Piece Set includes: 3 1/2" paring knife. 6" serrated utility knife. 8" hollow-ground chef’s knife. Kitchen shears. 9" honing steel. 11-slot storage block. Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $2,968 Our Price $1,699.95
    Our Wüsthof Classic Ikon knives strike a sleek, contemporary profile with their shaped handles of durable polypropylene. Forged in the renowned cutlery center of Solingen, Germany, the high-carbon-steel blades hold a keen edge and resist rust and stains. This master set includes a complete range of cutlery pieces for the home cook. Each knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Wüsthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures a 20% sharper blade with twice the edge retention. Full tangs are triple riveted to the handles for exceptional durability and control. Each knife has a recessed bolster that facilitates honing and sharpening the entire length of the cutting edge; a heel bolster provides added balance. Sleek contoured handles are made of polypropylene. Handsome hardwood block safely stores 22 items and is gentle on knives' edges. Knives are made in Germany. Block is made in China. 20-Piece Set includes: 3 1/2" paring knife. 5 1/2" boning knife. 6" utility knife. 6" chef's knife. 7" hollow-ground santoku. 8" chef's knife. 8" bread knife. 9" hollow-ground carving knife. 10" super slicer.  Eight 4 1/2" steak knives. 10" honing steel  Pull-apart kitchen shears. 22-slot hardwood storage block. Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $2,349 Our Price $1,399.95
    An excellent choice for the discerning home cook, this sleek, award-winning cutlery from Japan is carefully balanced for exceptional precision, control and comfort. This 20-piece set gives you a complete assortment of kitchen cutlery, including four steak knives and a bamboo block. Stamped blades are made from exceptionally hard Cromova 18 high-carbon stainless steel, ice tempered and hardened to resist corrosion. Prominent 1/4" edges are visible to the naked eye and ground straight to a point rather than beveled resulting in impressive sharpness and edge retention. Stainless-steel handles are seamlessly constructed and textured for a good grip. Crafted to professional standards, these knives are lightweight yet perfectly balanced. Made in Japan. 20-Piece Set includes: 3" tomato knife 3 1/2" and 4" paring knives 5" fluted chef's knife 5 1/4" utility knife 5" and 7" hollow-ground santoku knives 5 1/2" vegetable knife 6" serrated utility knife 6 1/4" boning knife 8" chef's knife 8 1/4" carving knife 8 3/4" bread knife Four steak knives Kitchen shears 9 1/4" ceramic sharpener 20-slot bamboo storage block Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $1,999 Our Price $1,099.95
    An excellent choice for the discerning home cook, this sleek, award-winning cutlery from Japan is carefully balanced for exceptional precision, control and comfort. Our 15-piece set expands your repertoire with specialized knives in addition to all the essentials. Stamped blades are made from exceptionally hard Cromova 18 high-carbon stainless steel, ice tempered and hardened to resist corrosion. Prominent 1/4" edges are visible to the naked eye and ground straight to a point rather than beveled resulting in impressive sharpness and edge retention. Stainless-steel handles are seamlessly constructed and textured for a good grip. Crafted to professional standards, these knives are lightweight yet perfectly balanced. Made in Japan. 15-Piece Set includes: 3" tomato knife 3 1/2" paring knife 5" fluted chef's knife 5 1/4" utility knife 5" and 7" hollow-ground santoku knives 5 1/2" vegetable knife 6" serrated utility knife 6 1/4" boning knife 8" chef's knife 8 1/4" carving knife 8 3/4" bread knife Kitchen shears 9 1/4" ceramic sharpener 20-slot bamboo storage block Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.
  • Sugg. Price $1,185 Sale $699.99
    An excellent choice for the discerning home cook, this sleek award-winning cutlery from Japan is carefully balanced for exceptional precision, control and comfort. Our ten-piece set is indispensable for a host of tasks, from peeling vegetables to slicing meat. Stamped blades are made from exceptionally hard Cromova 18 high-carbon stainless steel, ice tempered and hardened to resist corrosion. Prominent 1/4" edges are visible to the naked eye and ground straight to a point rather than beveled resulting in impressive sharpness and edge retention. Stainless-steel handles are seamlessly constructed and textured for a good grip. Crafted to professional standards, these knives are lightweight yet perfectly balanced. Stainless-steel storage block's angled design helps protect the blades, and its nonslip rubber base anchors the block securely on a countertop. Block has slots for ten knives and a honing steel. A Williams Sonoma exclusive. 10-Piece Set includes: 3 1/2" and 4" paring knives. 5 1/4" chef's utility knife. 6" serrated utility knife. 7" hollow-ground santoku. 8" chef's knife. 8 1/4" carving knife. 8 3/4" bread knife. 10" diamond honing steel. 11-slot storage block. Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.