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10 Easy Pieces: Steak Knives

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10 Easy Pieces: Steak Knives

December 20, 2017

There are certain cuts of meat that require more high-performance cutlery like steak knives. As with most 10 Easy Pieces, we try to keep to the 10 best, but when our research turned up so many great steak knife sets, our list grew to a whopping 17. Here are those favorites, ranging in price and finish.

british flatware designer david mellor makes the london steak knife set with a 9
Above: British flatware designer David Mellor makes the London Steak Knife Set with a matte finish; $135 for a set of six at Heath Ceramics. It can be paired with Mellor’s London flatware set.
we first found out about perceval steak knives from new york times writer flore 10
Above: We first found out about Perceval Steak Knives from New York Times writer Florence Fabricant. They’re made of simple, non-serrated stainless blades, and wood or colored handles in Thiers, France. The wood knives, sold separately, are available for $175 (olivewood), $220 (ironwood), and up to $990 (mammoth ivory) at Table Art.
mepra makes the italian steak knives set of 4 in six different finishes (from b 11
Above: Mepra makes the Italian Steak Knives Set of 4 in six different finishes (from brass to copper and more); $260 for the set at Food52.
on the higher end of the pricing spectrum, the coltellerie berti plenum steak  12
Above: On the higher end of the pricing spectrum, the Coltellerie Berti Plenum Steak Knives are made with high carbon stainless steel and boxwood handles; $1,070 for a set of six.
another style of steak knife from languiole, the jean dubost stand up knives co 13
Above: Another style of steak knife from Languiole, the Jean Dubost Stand Up Knives come in white, black, and mixed colors and are designed to lay flat or stand up (as shown) on the table. Contact Languiole for pricing and more information.
the italian stainless steel steak knives set of 4 from snowe are made of stainl 14
Above: The Italian Stainless Steel Steak Knives Set of 4 from Snowe are made of stainless steel and integrate seamlessly at the table; $60 at Food52.
forged by hand in scarperia, italy, the coltellerie berti for match coltello st 15
Above: Forged by hand in Scarperia, Italy, the Coltellerie Berti for Match Coltello Steak Knives are made of hand molded lucite carbon and stainless steel; $425 for a set of six at Goop.
the jean dubost languiole olivewood steak knife set of 6 has serrated stainless 16
Above: The Jean Dubost Languiole Olivewood Steak Knife Set of 6 has serrated stainless steel blades and a curved olivewood handle; $99.95 at Williams-Sonoma.
designed by architect john pawson and made in belgium, the john pawson damascus 17
Above: Designed by architect John Pawson and made in Belgium, the John pawson damascus steel ebony handle steak knife 137John Pawson Damascus Steel and Ebony Handle Steak Knives/product] are $295 each at March.

the artisinal perceval steak knife comes in a range of colors as well: from lef 18
Above: The artisinal Perceval Steak Knife comes in a range of colors as well: from left, beige, black, red, Lavender Blue, and Pistachio Green; $95 each at Table Art

the forge de languiole capuchadou table knife set is made with beechwood handle 19
Above: The Forge de Languiole Capuchadou Table Knife Set is made with beechwood handles and stainless blades; $238 for a set of four at March.
aove: the  is made of high polished stainless steel (blades and handle); \$3\25 20
Aove: The 10 easy pieces steak knives sets 142 is made of high polished stainless steel (blades and handle); $325 at Horne.
the humble opinel ashwood table knife box set is made of opinel&#8\2\17;s \ 21
Above: The humble Opinel Ashwood Table Knife Box Set is made of Opinel’s 12c27 Sandvik stainless steel and wood handles; $129 for a set of four at Need Supply.
designed after the high performance cutlery in fine steakhouses, the wüsthof 6 22
Above: Designed after the high-performance cutlery in fine steakhouses, the Wüsthof 6-Piece Steak Knife Set is made of 18/10 stainless steel; $59.95 at Williams-Sonoma.
another set from david mellor, the provencal black steak knife set pairs with p 23
Above: Another set from David Mellor, the Provencal Black Steak Knife Set pairs with Provencal cafe flatware. The set of six serrated black handle knives is $135 at Heath Ceramics.
the claude dozorme set of 6 black marly steak knives are designed by studio m/m 24
Above: The Claude Dozorme Set of 6 Black Marly Steak Knives are designed by Studio M/M for Thierry Coste from black methacrylate handles and steel blades; $520 for a set of six in an oak box at March.
the classic zwilling j.a. henckels pro steak knives are made of high carbon sta 25
Above: The classic Zwilling J.A. Henckels Pro Steak Knives are made of high carbon stainless steel with a three-rivet resin handle; $289.95 for a set of six at Cutlery & More.

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