Top 3 best knife sharpeners
Updated: Jul 13
A top quality knife is crucial to prepare foods quickly and safely, also a cutting board is key to help your knife last longer, in this Top Ten List you can find some of our favorite picks.
And in this article, we cover ways to maintain you are fine cutlery. In that article we recommend keeping a knife sharpener at home to maintain your knife edge in top condition.
Here you can find our favorite picks for Knife Sharpeners.
This steel sharpening rod comes in two sizes 10 or 12 inches; the design has an ergonomic handle made of rubber, which reduces the slip risk; the rod is made of carbon steel and plated with nickel-crome.
We do not recommend using water for cleaning, and if you do, the rod must be dry (air-dried is better) before storing no dishwasher either. The best way to clean it is with a microfiber cloth with some oil (olive oil is better) to wipe it off and dry it.
This steel rod only works for straight blade knives, including kitchen scissors, it will damage any serrated knives.
The Kitchellence 2-in-1 Kitchen Knife accessory is ideal for a small kitchen (flats or lofts), it might be small but does the job well, just two pull-throughs and your dull knives will cut as brand-new. It comes with two slots, one for delicate and other for coarse cutlery.
The first diamond-shaped slot is a 3-step process, straightens your damaged blade, the second slot restores the V shape, and the final slot gives it a clean finish, the gadget has the numbers printed next to each slot to help get it right.
The design is ergonomic; it works great for both right- or left-handed persons.
The set comes with a glove, although we do not recommend storing the glove on a kitchen drawer since sharpening knives will release small metallic parts that can get caught in the glove texture, store these gloves in your tool storage.
The manufacturer offers a 30 day 100% return warranty if it does not satisfy you.
The current promotion for this knife sharpener allows you to Save 10% on each item when you purchase 2 of any Kitchellence products: any three or more - 15% OFF, ideal to buy with friends or family.
This a premium 7.25 x 2.25 inches quality stone, hence the higher price for it, it is double-sided and has a bamboo base with a nonslip bottom and a silicone border to hold the stone in place as you sharpen your knife.
The stone is aluminum oxide, and it comes with two colors, the blue part 1000 grit, this is ideal for very dull knives, and the white part is 6000 grit sharpens but also finishes the edge of your knife. The set includes a 20° guide, which is the ideal angle to sharpen your knife to make the sharpening job easier.
We recommend using it outside or over an old fabric piece as it can get slightly messy; the sharpening process is simple.
Soak the stone in water for 20 minutes before sharpening and as it dries, add more water, you want some slurry which is the mixture of water and aluminum residue from the stone, no need to use oil.
The set includes an e-book with information on how to use the stone.
These are our top 3 picks, hope this guide helped out.