Mercer knives are made of high carbon, no-stain German cutlery steel. The Mercer Starter Set is built to resist rust, discoloration, and corrosion. They are precision forged for better durability and strength.The taper-ground edge adds stability and the ergonomic, santoprene handle offers great balance, comfort, and a non-slip grip, even when wet. These knives are NSF certified, which basically means that these knifes have been rigorously tested and have met the standard for safety, quality, and performance.
- Ergonomic Santoprene handle offers superior comfort and a non-slip grip, even with wet hands. Will not break down from exposure to kitchen oils and is able to withstand hot and cold temperatures.
- Bolster strengthens the knife, adds durability, and provides excellent balance for better handling when cutting food. Available in short bolster.
- High-carbon, no-stain German cutlery steel resists rust, corrosion, and discoloration. Precision forged construction for better strength and durability.
- Taper-ground edge allows for added stability, easy honing, long lasting sharpness, and increased efficiency when cutting and chopping.
- Tang provides excellent balance
- NSF certified
- Limited lifetime warranty
Mercer knives are the perfect blend of modern tech and classic craftsmanship. The ergonomic santoprene handle offers a comfortable, non-stick grip. The handle will not break down from exposure to things like oils and hot or cold temperatures. Bolster strengthens their knives, add durability and provide excellent balance for better handling when cutting, chopping, slicing, or dicing.
The performance of any knife can be diminished without proper care, so make sure you wash by hand with soap and warm water, then rinse and dry with a soft towel. These knives will stay sharp for a very long time, but to preserve the cutting edges, it would be wise to store them in a block or sheath.
If you are on a tight budget but love the ‘high-end’ things in life then this 4 piece set is for you. Yes you only get 3 knives, but they are very high-end knives and a great way to start your professional grade knife set. You can add other Mercer knives as your budget allows. This product is an ‘Amazon’s Choice’ product and has over seven hundred 5 star ratings, so you don’t have to take our word for it. This 4 piece Mercer Starter Set comes in with a price tag of $79.99 and is worth every penny!
|Mercer Culinary Genesis 4-Piece Forged Starter Set
|Silver w/ black handles
|High Carbon German Cutlery Steel