Please note that the knife is over 15" long when open! This Laguiole carving set is entirely handmade in the village of Laguiole and features: Stainless blade, bolsters, and liners. Handmade in the village of Laguiole, France Forge de Laguiole cutlery is truly and by far of the highest quality offer in the market today. Additionally, each one of this masterpiece is fully handmade by the same craftsman to ensure pride in the completed piece. Learn about Laguiole knives' history here. Become a Laguiole knife expert by learning the facts here
About this Laguiole Folding 3XL Carving Set.
Handle Material: Ebony, Africa - Ebony is the word darkest wood and one of the very few that will not float. The knife is 15.25" long and weighs around 12.3 oz. The fork is11.25" long and weighs around 6.5 oz.
Construction: Fork: Stainless Steel. Knife:T12 steel and cold forged solid brass (liners & rivets). Produced exclusively for Forge de Laguiole, T12 steel combines durability, rust resistance and ease of sharpening. Although T12 will not rust it is not a stainless steel, it's a unique "hybrid" metal alloy. Forge de Laguiole's unique methods of forging, combined with tempering, give this knife a perfect cutting edge. T12 steel comes from the Isere region of France.