6½" Panini Knife, CTS BD1N / Black Micarta
6½” Panini Knife with Reverse Scalloped Edge is ideal for cutting delicate pastries, sandwiches, and cakes without tearing, and its wide profile is perfect for spreading icing or condiments. The wide blade with its rounded tip also makes it a great knife for spreading mayo on a sandwich and is the right length to reach the bottom of the jar!
The Apogee Culinary Designs Dragon Series of knives are handcrafted in Seki, Japan by Yaxell. The blades are constructed of one-piece, 3mm thick, high-grade American CTS BD1N Nitrogen steel by Carpenter Technologies. Hardened to HRC63, this vacuum-melted stainless steel containing certain metal additions that offer enhanced blade retention properties and exceptional corrosive resistance. The alloy composition is finely balanced to offer superior edge retention, surface finish, and an ability to be sharpened to a fine edge.
The handles are constructed of high heat-resistant, FDA approved, non-shrink Black Micarta, with three stainless steel rivets. The bolsters that enhance the handles are made of 18/10 stainless steel and provide outstanding stability and balance. These extremely sharp and durable knives are the perfect blend of Japanese craftsmanship and advanced American steel and technology.