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ZYLISS Utility Paring Kitchen Knife, 5.5-Inch

Last updated: July 6, 2020


The thick, round, nonslip handle on this knife makes it easy to stay safe while you're prepping food. The high-carbon stainless steel blade is designed to stay sharp after many uses, but you can also easily sharpen it if it ever loses its edge. It comes with a shield to cover the blade for safe storage between uses.

We looked at the top Single Knives and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Single Knife you should buy.

Product Details

Key Takeaway: The handle on this knife is not only ergonomically designed, but it also has a nonslip surface to keep you safe while you're cutting items.

In our analysis of 36 expert reviews, the ZYLISS Utility Paring Kitchen Knife, 5.5-Inch placed 2nd when we looked at the top 9 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Utility Knife perfectly controls slicing, peeling and cutting fruits, vegetable and meats. High-carbon stainless steel blade retains super sharp edge and easily re-sharpens for long lasting use. Ergonomic handle with soft touch rubber grip, reduces hand fatigue and allows for precision and control. Safety blade guard protects knife for travel and storage when camping or tailgating.

Expert Reviews


What reviewers liked

The handle is ergonomic and comes with a soft touch rubber grip.
I found it to be excellent for cutting vegetables, apart from tomatoes, which are best served by a serrated blade, to grip the smooth skin.
The Zyliss 5.5-Inch utility paring knife comes with a heavy-duty blade made from stainless steel (carbon version).
This knife is actually my new “go to” knife for just about anything I have to cut while preparing dinner. The non-slip handle fits securely in my hand and it’s comfortable as wel
This knife’s handle has been rounded to allow you a good grip. The thick, round handle on this knife will aid you in maintaining a solid grip.

What reviewers didn't like

The only drawback is that it is suitable only for hand wash.
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