Calphalon Contemporary 2 Piece Paring Knife Set

Last updated: June 9, 2020

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Product Details

In our analysis of 36 expert reviews, the Calphalon Contemporary 2 Piece Paring Knife Set placed 7th when we looked at the top 9 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Paring knife set with full tang design provides better balance and superior strength. Each knife is individually balanced for efficiency and Comfort. Ergonomic grip handle uniquely contoured for one size fits all Comfort. Handle labels make knife type identification easy. Fully tapered from cutting edge to spine and from tip to Heel for superior strength and greater cutting versatility. High carbon, no-stain German steel sharpens more easily, maintains its edge longer, and resists rust, stains, discoloration better than ordinary stainless. One piece forging of blade, bolster and tang means no parts to separate for long-lasting durability. This Product carries a full lifetime warranty.

Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

The agile blade at 3.5 inches is great for accuracy requiring tasks like deveining shrimp, coring tomatoes, and working with delicate citrus. The 4.5 inch blade is perfect for meat preparation, coring, peeling, and more.
These handles feature full tangs and contoured grips that offer ultimate comfort and stability to the user.
These are ergonomically designed and can offer a firm grip and better balance while cutting.
Long lasting cutting edge
The knife set is suitable for homemakers who need an affordable and efficient cutting set. It gives you complete control over anything you need to cut, giving you what you need to prepare your meals faster.

What reviewers didn't like

Slightly different handle than the block sets.
A set of two knives may not cover all your needs
Some users have complained that the tips of the knives break after regular usage.
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