Paring knife, 4 inch, carbon steel
A classic black handled French pattern carbon steel paring knife, with four inch blade. Carbon steel is renowned for its ease of sharpening, keenness of edge, and better edge retention than similar stainless steel knives. It will discolour in use, turn almost black as it develops a protective patina, but should never be left wet, as it may if neglected rust. Perhaps not ideal for every household, but there are many who would never use anything else. To learn more about these knives click here. By purchasing this item you are confirming that you are over 18, and that we may contact you prior to dispatch in order to verify this. Orders including any bladed items will incur an additional £3.25 courier age verification charge and legally require delivery to persons aged 18 and over.