K Sabatier Elegance 8" Chef Knife with Red Leather Sheath
Includes handmade leather sheath with snap, made in Port Townsend by Joe Halligan. This little package would make a wonderful travel companion!
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.
*No soaking or dishwashers. Dry well in between uses to prolong edge life.
Blade Material: Z50C13 Stainless Steel
Handle Material: Spanish Stamina wood (laminated hardwood, also known as Pakka wood.
Hardness: 54-56 HRC
Blade Length: 8"
Overall Length: 12.5"
Height at Heel: 1.7"
Weight: 8.9 oz