The true hero of the kitchen, the chef knife is an essential part of any culinary arsenal—offering the perfect tool for slicing meat, fish, hard fruits and vegetables, and so much more. Now, WMF offers a kitchen knife designed especially for the needs of professional chefs. Performance Cut Technology delivers long-lasting sharpness, with hand-forged special non-corrosive and acid-resistant blade steel promising impressive durability, for a chef knife that performs like none other—day after day, cut after perfect cut.
It’s no wonder that professional chefs love the WMF Chef's Edition kitchen knife series. This premium collection offers the ideal partner in the kitchen for real cooking professionals who are seeking ultimate cutting precision combined with elegant design. Fluid transitions ensure knives that nestle perfectly in the hand. The seamless finish is characteristic of the unique design of these kitchen knives, while also offering hygienic cleaning and total convenience.
WMF Performance Cut technology
An optimized hardening process and the latest laser-precision technology produce a special pointed cutting angle with exceptional, long-lasting sharpness—day after day, cut after perfect cut.
Sturdy, long-lasting blade
The hand-forged blade is crafted from rust-free, acid-resistant special blade steel—for sturdy performance and lasting resistance to corrosion over time.
Cutting and chopping like never before, with a massive forged steel bolster ensuring the perfect balance of weight in the hand for exceptional comfort and precision.
Safe finger protection
The special bolster design offers safe finger protection and prevents slipping, for a cooking and prep experience with total confidence and peace of mind.
Crafted from WMF's very own Cromargan®: stainless steel 18/10, the handle provides enhanced ergonomics and a highly intuitive grip at professional standards of comfort and quality.
The seamless connection between handle and blade ensures total hygiene and effortless cleaning, for a knife that feels like it is made of one single piece.
Made in Germany
Manufactured in Germany with the high-quality materials, meticulous workmanship and perfect functionality that ensure WMF's renown.