Hand-forged knives; how are they made, and why bother?

When we consider the word 'hand-forged,' a couple of epic images come to mind. There is the forging of the rings in Lord of the Rings, or perhaps the scene where Thor creates Stormbreaker in Nidavellir. Maybe, you imagine a medieval blacksmith, battering away at a broadsword, fit for a knight.Hand-forging of knives is no different; it is an epic...
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Checklist for Choosing a Chef’s Knife Based on the Blade

Whether you are a beginner cook or a Michelin star-rated chef, finding and choosing a proper Sikkina knife for your kitchen can be a challenging obstacle. Knives are one of the handiest tools to use in the kitchen and are needed for nearly any recipe. Due to the importance of the tool, it is important to find the proper knife for your needs. The...
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