The Kitchen Review

Forschner 3.25-inch Paring Knife

Last Modified: 04/06/08
First Published: 03/30/08
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Brand & Type: R H Forschner 3.25-inch Paring Knife, Large Black Handle

Price range: $5 - $10 knife

Rating: Medium

Description: 3 1/4 inch paring knife with slip resistant handle made of black fibrox.

Pros: Comfortable handle design. Nice sharp blade out of the box.

Cons: Blade is stamped, that only matters if you want more weight or a thicker blade. At 3.25 inches it might be a little short for some uses. 4 inches is usually too long, so we prefer 3 1/2 inches.

Conclusion: This is a very good knife, and of course it comes with the America's Test Kitchen recommendation. We generally prefer heavier knives from Wusthof but this is a nice knife and it is much cheaper than the German or Japanese knives.

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