Best Bread Knife Cook’S Illustrated – Top 7 Picks and Reviews 2020

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Here’s a look at the best Bread Knife Cook’S Illustrated

SaleBestseller No. 1
Victorinox 10-1/4-Inch Wavy Edge Bread Knife, Rosewood Handle
57 Reviews
Victorinox 10-1/4-Inch Wavy Edge Bread Knife, Rosewood Handle
  • Wavy-edged bread knife can cut through harder crusts or peel without squashing tender insides
  • High carbon stainless-steel blade provides maximum sharpness and edge retention; conical ground through length and depth for a wider break point; ice tempered to sustain sharpness longer
  • Blade stamped from cold-rolled steel; bolsterless edge for use of entire blade and ease of sharpening
  • Beautiful, classic rosewood handle is ergonomically designed for balance and comfort; riveted for durability
  • Hand washing recommended; lifetime warranty against manufacturer defects; expertly made in Switzerland
Bestseller No. 2
Victorinox Forged 9-Inch Bread Knife
2 Reviews
Victorinox Forged 9-Inch Bread Knife
  • The scalloped edge teeth can cut through harder crusts or peel without squashing the tender middle inside
  • High carbon stainless steel provides maximum sharpness and edge retention; ice tempered to sustain sharpness longer and give desired effect when re-sharpened
  • Single-piece, full-tang construction; bolsterless edge for use of entire blades and ease of sharpening
  • Triple rivet handle ergonomically designed to provide optimum weight, balance, and comfort; plastic over molded (POM) handle will hold shape and not crack or separate from blade
  • Hand washing recommended; lifetime warranty against manufacturer defects; hot-drop forged in Germany, finished in Switzerland
Bestseller No. 3
Victorinox 5.1630.21-X4 8-Inch Wavy Edge Bread Knife, Rosewood Handle, 8 inch
9 Reviews
Victorinox 5.1630.21-X4 8-Inch Wavy Edge Bread Knife, Rosewood Handle, 8 inch
  • Wavy-edged bread knife can cut through harder crusts or peel without squashing tender insides
  • High carbon stainless-steel blade provides maximum sharpness and edge retention; conical ground through length and depth for a wider break point; ice tempered to sustain sharpness longer
  • Blade stamped from cold-rolled steel; bolsterless edge for use of entire blade and ease of sharpening
  • Beautiful, classic rosewood handle is ergonomically designed for balance and comfort; riveted for durability
  • Hand washing recommended; lifetime warranty against manufacturer defects; expertly made in Switzerland
Bestseller No. 4
Victorinox 12-Inch Wavy Edge Bread Knife, Rosewood Handle
  • Wavy-edged bread knife can cut through harder crusts or peel without squashing tender insides
  • High carbon stainless-steel blade provides maximum sharpness and edge retention; conical ground through length and depth for a wider break point; ice tempered to sustain sharpness longer
  • Blade stamped from cold-rolled steel; bolsterless edge for use of entire blade and ease of sharpening
  • Beautiful, classic rosewood handle is ergonomically designed for balance and comfort; riveted for durability
  • Hand washing recommended; lifetime warranty against manufacturer defects; expertly made in Switzerland
Bestseller No. 5
Victorinox 7-Inch Wavy Edge Bread Knife, Rosewood Handle
  • Wavy-edged bread knife can cut through harder crusts or peel without squashing tender insides
  • High carbon stainless-steel blade provides maximum sharpness and edge retention; conical ground through length and depth for a wider break point; ice tempered to sustain sharpness longer
  • Blade stamped from cold-rolled steel; bolsterless edge for use of entire blade and ease of sharpening
  • Beautiful, classic rosewood handle is ergonomically designed for balance and comfort; riveted for durability
  • Hand washing recommended; lifetime warranty against manufacturer defects; expertly made in Switzerland
Bestseller No. 6
Victorinox Swiss Army 8" Serrated Bread Knife 5.2533.21 1-piece Black Fibrox Handle
  • Serrated edge allows you to easily slice through everything from crispy breads and sandwiches, to melons and delicate fruits and vegetables without squashing tender interiors
  • Ergonomically designed, non-slip Fibrox Pro handle provides a sure grip and easy handling even when wet, making each knife safer and more efficient
  • Perfect for making scalloped edge cuts through a harder crust or peel without squashing tender interiors
  • Expertly crafted in Switzerland since 1884; designed for professionals who use knives all day, every day; lifetime warranty against defects in material and workmanship
  • Please NOTE that this item ships with the item number 5.2533.21 on the blade and not 40549, 47549.US2, or 47549 but is the same 8" Fibrox Pro Bread Knife. Length of blade: 8.3 in
Bestseller No. 7
Browne (MWS91R) 8-1/4" Right-Hand Magna Wonder Slicer
  • Ship Weight: .53 lbs.
  • Blade Length: 8 1/4"
  • Blade Tip: Pointed
  • Edge Type: Straight Edge
  • Handle Material: Plastic