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March 19, 2017

This story originally appeared in the Winter 2017 (US) issue of DirectBuy's INSPIRED Catalog.

Are sharp knives creating a hazard in your kitchen drawer? Afraid to reach in there, or let anyone else near it? Consider a safe alternative to storing sharp culinary knives so that you are able to enjoy your knives for a long time. With the right storage and the right care you can help to ensure you enjoy cutting with your knives for a long time to come. 

Gone are the days of three knives, one each for paring, carving and bread slicing. These days, there are several types of knives, plus several different size blades. Below are a few storage tips to consider as a safe alternative to the kitchen drawer.

Knife Storage from Wusthof

Knife Blocks

Your knives are well protected and always close at hand. Knife blocks are also eye-catching and appealing in every kitchen. Knife blocks are available in various styles, colors and shapes.

Magnetic Holders

Two extra-strong magnets hold your knives safely in place and save space. Your knives are always within easy reach. Magnetic holders are available in wood, plastic or aluminum versions.

Wusthof Knife Case

Special Cases and Space-Saving Rolls

These are ideal if you often want to take your knives out with you. They are used by professional chefs for storing their knives safety and easily.


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