German Bread Knife

  • Sugg. Price $69 Our Price $39.95
    The Twin Signature collection combines excellent value with the legendary innovation and craftsmanship of Zwilling J.A. Henckels, German knife makers since 1731. These durable, entry-level knives feature blades stamped from high-carbon stainless steel, Friodur ice-hardened for strength, and hand honed for sharpness. This bread knife has a long, serrated blade for slicing through crusty loaves. Blade is precision-stamped from a single piece of high-carbon stainless steel. Zwilling’s patented 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 at the optimal cutting angle for maximum sharpness. Edge is hand honed and finished for long-lasting sharpness. Smooth polymer handle is triple-riveted to the full-tang blade and ergonomically shaped for comfort. 8" blade. Made in Germany.
  • Sugg. Price $59.95 Our Price $29.95
    The newly upgraded Scanpan® Classic knife series is produced by Scanpan of Denmark, known for its eco-friendly nonstick cookware. Each blade is fully forged from high-quality German stainless steel to stay sharp. The ergonomic handle provides a solid grip while the shape of the bolster delivers optimal weight and balance. Use this long serrated knife to cut through large loaves of bread as well as fruit such as melon and pineapple. Serrated-edge knife is ideal for slicing bread as well as large fruit. Blade is forged from high-carbon Cromova German stainless steel and heat-treated for hardness. Conical ground edge provides long-lasting sharpness. Bolster design promotes a pinch grip for greater control. Poly handle is ergonomically shaped and rounded for a comfortable grip. Full-tang construction.
  • Sugg. Price $19 Our Price $14.95
    Kai, one of Japan's largest and most historic cutlery companies, has developed Kai Luna to offer superior cutlery design at an affordable price. Each knife has a high-carbon stainless-steel blade that is mirror-polished and finished with unique hammered detail. This bread knife is both lightweight and super sharp, with widely spaced, angled serrations that allow it to cut easily in both directions with minimal pulling and tearing. Traditional Japanese hammered finish helps release food more easily. Mirror polishing with graze-finish edge increases stain and corrosion resistance. German DIN1.4116 high-carbon stainless-steel blade is hand-sharpened on a whetstone and holds a super-sharp edge. 16-degree cutting edge is razor-sharp and more precise than standard Western-style knives. Wide, angled serrations ensure gentle, precise cutting as you pull and push knife through bread. Lightweight, soft-grip handle has rubberized inserts for a comfortable, secure grip. Coordinating sheath protects the blade and makes storage safe and easy.
  • Sugg. Price $106 Our Price $84.95
    The Urban Farmer cutlery collection was created by German designer Bjoern Berger to celebrate farm-fresh food, home gardening and cooking with delicious seasonal ingredients. Crafted with a serrated full-tang, high-carbon-steel blade, a nonslip bolster and a rustic beechwood handle, this bread knife is a well-balanced, comfortable and efficient tool ideal for slicing soft and crusty loaves of breads. Knife is precision laser cut from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon, no-stain steel. Tempered to the ideal grade of hardness; blade is strong enough to hold a lasting edge and flexible enough not to crack under pressure. Semisoft bolster provides a secure grip even when hands are wet. Full tang is riveted to the handle for exceptional durability and control. Handle is shaped from sustainably grown European beechwood and heat treated to ensure extreme toughness and water resistance. Made in Solingen, Germany. A Williams Sonoma exclusive.
  • $44.95
    Designed for the tough day-to-day demands of the commercial kitchen, the Wüsthof Pro line offers a smart value for home cooks. The collection features high-carbon German steel blades and a unique handle built with an inner core for stability, a nonslip grip, and an ergonomic shape that stays comfortable even during extended tasks. Serrated bread knife cuts easily through crusty breads without compressing soft interior. Precision-stamped, high-carbon stainless-steel blade sharpens easily and offers outstanding edge retention. Unique two-stage handle features two high-performance synthetic materials: an inner core for enhanced stability during prolonged use and an outer slip-resistant shell. Handle is ergonomically shaped for comfort. NSF certified to meet the high-level safety standards for professional kitchens. Made in Germany.
  • Sugg. Price $177 Our Price $139.95
    Combining superb German craftsmanship and striking design, our Wüsthof Ikon serrated bread knife easily slices through crusty loaves without compressing the delicate interior.The hand-polished full-tang knife is triple riveted to the comfortable polypropylene handle for peerless stability. Knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Long, sturdy blade has a serrated edge for slicing through bread without tearing or squashing. Wüsthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures a 20% sharper blade with twice the edge retention. Full tang is triple riveted to the handle for exceptional durability and control. A recessed bolster facilitates honing and sharpening the entire length of the cutting edge; a heel bolster provides added balance. Sleek contoured handle is made of smooth polypropylene.
  • $109.95
    Combining superb German craftsmanship and striking design, this serrated bread knife easily slices through crusty loaves without compressing the delicate interior. A heavy bolster balances the high-carbon-steel blade, and a pebbled polypropylene handle guarantees a sure grip. Knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Wusthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) creates an extraordinarily sharp blade that retains its edge 30% longer. Long, sturdy blade has a serrated edge for slicing through bread without tearing or squashing. Tang extends deep into the handle for exceptional durability and control. Heavy bolster provides perfect balance. Pebbled polypropylene handle is contoured for a secure grip.
  • Sugg. Price $225 Our Price $179.95
    Combining German craftsmanship and striking design, this serrated bread knife easily slices through crusty loaves without compressing the interior. The full-tang blade is triple riveted to the African blackwood handle. A kit for maintaining the appearance of the handle is included. Knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Long, sturdy blade has a serrated edge for slicing through bread without tearing or squashing. Full tang is triple riveted to the handle for exceptional durability and control. A recessed bolster facilitates honing and sharpening the entire length of the cutting edge; a heel bolster provides added balance. Comfortable contoured handle is cut from dense African blackwood and hand polished. Included care kit contains mineral oil for maintaining the silken finish of the handle.
  • Sugg. Price $238 Our Price $189.95
    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 tool for culinary enthusiasts, this bread knife has a scalloped edge that bites into crusty breads and smoothly slices without compression. Blade is German high-carbon, stain-free alloy that resists stains and corrosion. Scalloped blade ideal for slicing breads and soft-skinned fruits and vegetables. 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.
  • Sugg. Price $112.50 Our Price $89.95
    Designed and developed in close collaboration with renowned professional chefs, Zwilling Four Star cutlery has been a worldwide favorite for nearly 40 years. These commercial-quality German knives combine ergonomically contoured handles with precision-forged blades. Designed for slicing breads and rolls, this knife's serrated blade cuts easily through crisp crusts—without compressing the soft, delicate interiors. Precision forged using Zwilling's Sigmaforge process, which incorporates the Friodur ice-hardening technique to produce a corrosion-resistant blade that is exceptionally hard yet flexible. High-carbon stainless-steel blades are hand-sharpened and polished by master craftsmen to create a long-lasting, razor-sharp edge. Precise lasers are used to ensure each blade's edge is at the ideal cutting angle for maximum sharpness. Ergonomically contoured polypropylene handle has just enough texture to guarantee a secure, comfortable grip. Bolster transitions seamlessly to handle to accommodate a wide variety of specialized cutting grips. Made in Germany by Zwilling J.A. Henckels, founded in 1731.
  • Sugg. Price $249 Our Price $219.95
    From the makers of the iconic Wolf range, Wolf Gourmet cutlery is meticulously crafted to the same level of commercial-kitchen performance. Advanced laser technology produces a blade edge that is razor-sharp and extremely resistant to chipping. A blend of German steel forging and Japanese precision, this bread knife displays the famous Wolf logo on its bolster. Serrated edge cuts hard or soft breads into clean, uniform slices; also excels for slicing large fruits such as melon. Blade is forged from a single piece of specialty high-carbon stainless steel. Patent-pending blade shape is designed to reduce hand fatigue. Tempered and ice-hardened to 61 Rockwell hardness for exceptional durability. Triple-riveted, moisture-resistant Pakkawood handle offers a secure grip. Lifetime warranty. Made in Germany.
  • $49.95
    Brothers Jordan and Jared Schmidt lend a designer's sensibility to the creation of their knives and – in the process – have redefined the art of modern knife making. German steel blades are hand ground, polished and sharpened to an 18° angle. Double bolsters and their signature Schmidt Brothers Curve® promote ideal hand position and leverage. The richly grained teak handle is bonded using cutting-edge technology to create its seamless, ergonomic shape. Serrations in the knife's long blade help you cut through even the crustiest breads without crushing them. A great value, it makes a wonderful addition to your everyday knife collection. Etched blades are ground, polished and sharpened by hand from premium German steel. Each blade is hand-sharpened to an 18° edge. Blades are rust resistant and feature Schmidt Bros. logo and Schmidt Brothers Curve®. Handles are beautifully sculpted of South Asian teak. Steel and wood are bonded together for a seamless cutting experience.
  • $49.95
    Brothers Jordan and Jared Schmidt lend a designer's sensibility to the creation of their knives and – in the process – have redefined the art of modern knife making. German steel blades are hand ground, polished and sharpened to an 18° angle. Double bolsters and their signature Schmidt Brothers Curve® promote ideal hand position and leverage. A special technique draws the carbon from the steel handle to create a matte-black finish. Serrations in the knife's long blade help you cut through even the crustiest breads without crushing them. A great value, it makes a wonderful addition to your everyday knife collection. Etched blades are ground, polished and sharpened by hand from premium German steel. Each blade is hand-sharpened to an 18° edge. Blades are rust resistant and feature Schmidt Bros. logo and Schmidt Brothers Curve®. All-steel design features matte-black double-bolster handle.
  • $69.95
    Brothers Jordan and Jared Schmidt lend a designer's sensibility to the creation of their knives and – in the process – have redefined the art of modern knife making. German steel blades are hand ground, polished and sharpened to an 18° angle. Double bolsters and their signature Schmidt Brothers Curve® promote ideal hand position and leverage. The ash PakkaWood handle is bonded using cutting-edge technology to create its seamless, ergonomic shape. Serrations in the knife's long blade help you cut through even the crustiest breads without crushing them. A great value, it makes a wonderful addition to your everyday knife collection. Etched blades are ground, polished and sharpened by hand from premium German steel. Each blade is hand-sharpened to an 18° edge. Blades are rust resistant and feature Schmidt Bros. logo and Schmidt Brothers Curve®. Handles are richly grained ash PakkaWood. Steel and wood are bonded together for a seamless cutting experience.