The six best knives for your kitchen

We break down what knives are best to have in the kitchen, and what each one is best for.


Have you ever purchased a new block of knives, brought them home, only to realize that you only use a couple from the set? There are only a handful that you need and each one does a specific job.

Go through the gallery above (use the pink “up” arrow to reveal information) to get the details on each of these knives:

Chef’s knife

Carving knife

Bread knife

Boning knife

Fillet knife

Paring knife