September 11, 2022

Serrated VS Straight Edge Knife – Which to Choose?

You’ve probably thought of this question at least once while chopping vegetables, slicing through bread, or running through your daily meal prep.  It’s the age-old question that all knife users eventually run into no matter what they’re doing.  Which knife is better: a serrated knife or a straight-edge knife? While you may not find a clear-cut answer right away, it’s important to be clear about your intentions. Getting serious about finding the right blade for the right purpose? Let’s cut right to the chase with the pros and cons of a serrated knife and a straight-edge knife.  Serrated Knife VS Read

September 8, 2022

Deba VS Mioroshi Deba – What’s the Difference?

Japanese cuisine is revered around the world for its balance, elegance, and downright deliciousness. Countless Japanese meals use cuts of fish to great effect. Deba knives are purpose-built tools that make preparing these cuts much easier. The question is, what’s the difference between a Mioroshi Deba and a Deba knife? On this page, we’ll dive into the Deba VS Mioroshi Deba question.  We’ll cover what sets each knife apart and how to know which one is best for you. Deba Overview Standard Deba knives are the mainstays of most Japanese fishmongers and restaurants. They’re thicker than average and are designed Read

September 6, 2022

What’s the Biggest Knife in the World? 

The world of kitchen tools is full of all shapes and sizes. The question is, what’s the biggest knife in the world? On this page, we’ll be exploring some of the largest knife types out there. We’ll cover kitchen tools, group projects, as well as some novelty examples along the way. The reality is that it’s harder to define “world’s largest knife” than you might expect.  The Biggest Kitchen Knife – Maguro Bōchō  Before exploring some of the more novel cases out there, let’s first discuss the most salient example – the maguro bōchō kitchen knife. This Japanese tool is Read

September 29, 2022

How To Cut Waffle Fries With A Knife – Easy Methods 

Wondering how to cut waffle fries with a knife? You’re in the right place! Deceptively tricky to prepare without the right tools, waffle fries are a firm favorite of food-lovers around the world. On this page, we’ll cover a slew of options for turning the humble potato into a criss-cross sensation!  Below we explore how to cut waffle fries by hand with both a knife and with some specialist tools that could prove useful. How Most People Cut Waffle Fries  When preparing waffle fries, most people use a crinkle cutter like this one or a mandolin. The ridged edges of Read