The Royale Elite 7 Piece Initial Knife Block Set is the best way to take the most frequently utilized tools in the kitchen to the highest level imaginable, complete with a four knives (chef, utility, paring and bread), a honing steel, kitchen shears and custom knife block. Each knife has the one-piece fully forged construction desired by the pros with a hand-polished bolsterless Elite edge. You'll notice the stealth profile on the chef knife from the start -- the spine is 1.5mm (40%) thinner than the standard Elite blade, giving it both a sexy look and more efficient performance. Considered the "flagship of cutlery", the elite edge is the sharpest and thinnest forged German knife you can buy. Looking for the top knives and tools for your collection? This is the best way to get started.
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The Royale Elite Line combines two iconic culinary traditions with a beautiful California walnut burl handle and fine German stainless steel alloy blade. The stunning handle features a deep brown flared pattern prized as much for its look as the hard, strong feel in your hand. The blade is one solid piece of hot dropped hammer forged German high carbon stainless steel hand crafted by a master blacksmith into a top of the line knife. The Royale Elite Line is the flagship line of Germany's top knife company. Each knife is one of a kind and just as likely to end up behind a display glass as they are in a famous chef's kitchen.
When it comes to world class German knives, Messermeister sits alone at the top. Each knife is crafted by a master, for a master. A favorite of the world's top chefs, collectors and enthusiasts, each blade is hot drop hammer forged, the traditional way. With a name that literally translates to Knife Master, it's no wonder they have been dominating the culinary world ever since their founding in 1981. Messermeister's Lifetime Warranty against manufacturing defects ensures these premium chef knives can be passed down for generations to come.