The K Sabatier ‘Elegance’ series are a modern take of the classic European profile, and are a bit heavier in the hand than the classic French profiles. They feature finely polished bolsters and red Stamina wood handles (a very stable laminated wood) They can handle a wide variety of tasks, making them a great choice for any avid cook.
For 8 generations, the French company K Sabatier have been producing excellent professional level chef knives. Still a family run operation, the folks at K Sabatier have extensive relationships with the craftspeople in Thiers, France. From forging to handling to final fit and finish, the methods and materials have changed over the last 200 years, but the attention to detail has been maintained.