Classic paring knife, carbon or stainless steel - Windmühlenmesser
This variant is currently sold out
One of the most famous knives the company makes and conveniently nice and cheap.
SHAPE: Paring. Ideal shape and size to work in the hands.
STEEL: Stainless steel or carbon steel.
FINISH: Polished or fine glazed. This is a process seldom seen in Solingen today. It involves smoothing or polishing the blade surface using using progressively finer compounds. This creates a very smooth feeling blade while also helping with rust prevention.
HANDLE: Plum wood
MAKER: Robert Herder, Windmühlenmesser
BEST FOR: Peeling potatoes like your grandma.
SAUNDERS SAYS: "These knives are quite unlike other big brand german knives, they are super thin behind the edge giving great cutting performance."