We present you three special knives that will make the hearts of die-hard premium cutlery fans leap with joy. The stylish trio comes, as always, from the French traditional cutlery maker Au Nain and completes their range of premiumquality knives from Auvergne.
Three excellent knives:
*Farmer's knife (21m)
The versatile farmer's knife is a robust cutting tool with an old, traditional design. Its marvellous workmanship and its gleaming polished steel bolster certainly leave an impression. The wide blade is suitable for chopping and dicing of foodstuffs of any consistency, be it cheese, sausage, or vegetables. The farmer's knife is an impressive and indestructible classic as well as an excellent gift to anyone who values quality knives.
Total length: 37cm. Weight: 440g + casket (42x9x3.5cm)
This heavy and stately knife by Au Nain reliably separates heads and feet from fowl. Its weight lies securely in the hand and makes easy work of cabbage heads, cabbages, oxtails, bones, raw fish and ohter foodstuffs with a sigle clean cut. With this giynt knife by "the gnome" Au Nain, even gentle hands can cut cooking chocolate, tripe and other stubborn products with ease. As soon as you take the "Abbatre" in your hand, you will feel the power and the extraordinray quality of this impressive tool that combines all attributes of a premium knife.
Total length: 44cm. Weight: 700g.
*Farmer's bread knife (33 and 40cm)
A must-have in every gourmet kitchen, even if an extra large bread knife is not for everyday use. This is beautiful implement combines the rustic beauty with the typical conutry practicality. Thanks to their stable, serrated blades with rounded tips, these knives can effortlessly deal with the largest of breadloaves and slice them into fine, even slices without tearing them up.
The farmer's bread knives from Au Nain feature distinct short wooden handles with a noble design, guaranteeing a safe grip.
Total length: 49 and 56cm. Weight: 550 and 610g, respectively.
*Folding knife "à la d'Estaing" (19cm)
The folding knife "à la d'Estaing" is not only a masterpiece by the French cutlery maker Au Nain, but also the perfect hunting knife. This knife type was first designed in the year 1780 by Admiral Charles Hector, comte d'Estaing and has become an absolute must-have for any French hunter. The folding mechanism functions as precisely as a clock mechanism and allows to lengthen the blade by 8cm when needed. When folded, the knife's shape is reminiscent of that of a Bowie; when folded out, it becomes more similar to a dagger, thanks to its movable crossguard. It provides indispensable service in any outdoor activity and is extremely reliable. Approppriately enough for its style, you'll receive the knife "à la d'Estaing" in a robust brown leather case.
Blade length: folded 11cm, folded out 19cm. Total length: 30cm.
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