Henckels Lightweight Fine-Edged Bread Knife, 8-Inch

Last updated: October 5, 2023

This 8-inch bread knife features a durable and rust-resistant stainless steel blade. The triple-rivet handle is quite elegant and constructed with a curve for a more comfortable hold. Home chefs will find this knife works well for a variety of tasks, including slicing cake for dessert or cutting through a fresh loaf of sourdough bread.

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Key Takeaway: You'll love the budget-friendly price tag on this bread knife.

In our analysis of 100 expert reviews, the Henckels Lightweight Fine-Edged Bread Knife, 8-Inch placed 2nd when we looked at the top 16 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Henckels makes essential kitchen knives that home chefs reach for everyday. Fabricated from high-quality stainless steel, single-piece, precision-stamped Dynamic knives are lightweight without sacrificing strength and durability. The professional, satin-polished, fine-edge blades boast superior sharpness—they are finely honed for long-lasting precision. The ergonomic, traditional triple-rivet handles are comfortable to grip for fatigue-free cutting. Easy to use, the dishwasher-safe Dynamic knives are also easy to maintain.

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Chernoff is the dining editor of Better, a lifestyle website and print magazine. Her journalism started in the test kitchens of Weight Watchers Magazine. She holds a BA in English from Yale University and is a graduate of the California Culinary Academy. She has spent the last few decades styling, photographing, teaching, developing recipes, editing, thinking and writing about food.

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