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How To Get Rust Off A Knife Effectively
With a little know-how and some household items, you can restore your knife to its former glory. Let’s dive into the step-by-step process of getting rust off a knife, so you can get back to cooking with confidence and ease.

13 Mins

Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
Best Knife Sharpening System
A dull knife isn’t just annoying -- it’s dangerous. But worry not, my friend! With the best knife sharpening system, you’ll be slicing, dicing, and julienning like a pro in no time

16 Mins

Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
What is the Best Metal for Knives? A Comprehensive Guide
Are you on a quest to find the perfect knife but bewildered by the array of metals available? We're here to help.

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Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
What Are The Most Important Types of Cooking Knives?
Some of the most important kitchen knives include the chef's knife, paring knife, and bread knife. Read on to learn why these tools are crucial for any culinary enthusiast and how they can elevate your cooking game.

14 Mins

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Methods of Testing Knife Sharpness
Imagine wielding a blade so keen that it effortlessly slices through paper, glides through ripe tomatoes like butter, or even shaves hairs off your arm with precision. Testing the sharpness of a knife isn't just about ensuring it can cut; it's about delving into the fine art of blade craftsmanship and edge perfection.

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Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
Global Knife vs. Dalstrong: Which Knifemaker to Go With?
Dalstrong and Global are two brands that have developed reputations for their excellent kitchen products, but they're very different companies at their core. Below we'll break down all the differences and similarities between the companies, as well as examining their products to help you decide which brand to go with..

13 Mins

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Expert's Choice: The Ultimate Kitchen Tool
It's not just gadgets and gadgets cluttering your drawers; they are the unsung heroes of the culinary world, the secret weapons that turn ordinary ingredients into extraordinary dishes. So let's dive into the wonderful world of kitchen tools and find out why they are the heart of every busy kitchen!

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Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
How To Do A Knife Sharpness Test
So you think your knife is sharp? Let's put it to the test. Whether you're slicing tomatoes or crafting a chiffonade, ensuring your blade is as sharp as you think is essential. Let’s slice into how you can test and maintain that sharp knife.

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Why Every Kitchen Needs a Cutting Board with a Handle
The ultimate kitchen companion: the Cutting board with handle. Say goodbye to awkwardly maneuvering your cutting board from counter to stove or sink, because this innovative kitchen essential is here to make your culinary adventures a breeze.

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Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
What Does Dragon Fruit Taste Like?
Dragon fruit is one of the coolest-looking (and, let's face it, a little intimidating) piece of produce around. If you've never tried it yourself, you might find yourself wondering what exactly it tastes like – and what the texture is like. In this article, we'll do our best to put it into words.

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Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
The Ideal Salmon Cooking Temperature
Cooking the perfect salmon depends, in many ways, on nailing the perfect salmon temperature. Like finding the sweet spot on your comfy couch, getting the temperature just right can transform your fish from "meh" to "magnificent."

10 Mins

Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
Everything You Need to Know About the Rocker Knife
Imagine slicing through your favorite pizza or juicy steak with the ease of a hot knife through butter. Now, keep that image in your head as we introduce an unsung hero in the world of kitchen utensils: the noble rocker knife.

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Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
When Must a Knife Be Cleaned And Sanitized?
A knife must be cleaned and sanitized immediately after use, especially when switching between different types of food like raw meats and vegetables, to prevent cross-contamination. Additionally, it should be sanitized every four hours during continuous use to ensure it remains safe and hygienic.

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Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
Why You Should Have a BBQ Apron
Thinking about taking your grilling game up a notch? Let's spice things up with something you might not have considered essential - a BBQ apron!

12 Mins

Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
The Best Knives for Collectors
From traditional pocket knives steeped in history to custom-made marvels crafted by modern artisans, the hunt for the best knives for collectors is an exhilarating journey through time and skill.

14 Mins

Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
There's More to Spoons And Forks Than You Think
Ever paused mid-meal, a fork or spoon in hand, and pondered the journey that utensil took to make it to your table? No? Just me? I'm being a weirdo? Well, let's talk about spoons and forks anyway.

9 Mins

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The Versatility and Durability of a Knife With a Sheath
Knives with sheath epitomize versatility and durability, transcending culinary boundaries to become indispensable tools in various domains. From kitchen prowess to outdoor escapades, their multifaceted utility shines. Join us as we uncover the enduring appeal of these essential tools, highlighting their unmatched versatility and resilience in everyday life.

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Sharpening A Knife With A Stone
Knife sharpening with a stone is an essential skill, ensuring blades remain razor-sharp for optimal performance. This traditional method offers precision and control, revitalizing dull edges with ease. By mastering this technique, you empower yourself with the ability to maintain and enhance the longevity of your knives. 

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Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
Knife Tang: What It Is, And Why It Matters
Your knife is kind of like a partnership between the glinting blade that does the cutting and the sturdy handle that you grip. Binding these two in a harmonious marriage is the tang. 

13 Mins

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Must-Have Dalstrong Pizza Slicers
You've got a steaming hot pizza fresh out of the oven, bubbling cheese, savory toppings, and that tantalizing aroma filling the air. But wait, how are you going to tackle slicing up this cheesy masterpiece? Enter the unsung hero of pizza parties everywhere: the pizza slicer!

10 Mins

Jorge Farah Jorge Farah
Why the Carving Fork Is More Important Than You Think
Ever stood in front of a beautifully roasted turkey, armed only with enthusiasm and a knife, only to end up with slices that looked more like a battlefield than a feast? We've all been there. There's one kitchen implement that doesn't get talked about very often, but is an important partner in ensuring that your food looks as good as it should: the carving fork.

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