WÜSTHOF and the German Chefs Association (VKD)

The Association of German Chefs known as the Verband der Köche Deutschlands e.V. (or VKD for short) brings together chefs and trainees from all areas of the catering industry. With 12,000 members, it is one of the largest professional associations in Germany, as well as the biggest national association of chefs in Europe. Split into […]

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Are you using the right knife? – Part 3.

Fish: chopping, filleting
 In the first two parts of this series, we focussed on the best knives to use for small and large cutting tasks. Now it’s time to take a look at which knives to use for preparing certain ingredients. Today, we shall be looking at “Fish”. Fish is delicious but it does present […]

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How can I keep my WÜSTHOF knives sharp for ever?

“How can I keep my WÜSTHOF knives sharp for ever? And what is actually the right way to sharpen my knives?” Not surprisingly, we get asked these questions a lot. It is natural that knives should lose their original sharpness over time and with normal use, and need to be sharpened again. We are therefore […]

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Where do I keep my knives? Part 1. Knife blocks

Last week, we had already mentioned it in our article about proper knife care: Proper storage is an important aspect if you want to keep your knives in top condition for as long as possible. Over a period of time, this series of articles will present to you the various ways of storage. There are […]

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