KitchenAid has added two forged, triple rivet 14- and 16-piece sets, professional grade 5-, 7- and 11-piece block sets to it cutlery line, as well as high performance ceramic cutlery.
Both of the forged cutlery sets, said the company, feature high carbon, precision ground, 1.4028 German stainless steel forged blades that are dishwasher safe and resistant to stains and corrosion. Further, the sets are housed in knife blocks with integrated diamond sharpeners and are designed with optimal angles for placement under kitchen cabinets.
Available now, the triple rivet forged cutlery collection has a suggested retail price of $124.99 for the 14-piece set and $139.99 for the 16-piece set. The classic forged brushed stainless steel cutlery collection has an SRP of $124.99 for the 14-piece set and $114.99 for the 12-piece set.
KitchenAid’s new professional grade cutlery collection, it includes a 5-piece, 7-piece and an 11-piece set, also constructed with German manufactured stainless steel. The company said the cutlery sets’ hand-finished edges allow for clean cuts and easy sharpening. New professional wood block designs feature natural wood hues including Acacia Wood and Dark Ash. The Professional 5-, 7-, and 11-piece natural Acacia and Dark Ash wood knife blocks sets are scheduled for availability in August with a suggested retail price of $399.99, $599.99 and $799.99, respectively while the designer block 5-piece set is scheduled for availability in July at a retail price of $499.99.
Finally, the new KitchenAid series of ceramic cutlery includes five stone gray zirconium dioxide ceramic knives that have precision diamond grind blades. The blades feature a black matte hue, offer a rust-free guarantee, are stain resistant and durable, yet light in weight. The line includes an 8″ chef knife, 6″ chef knife, 6″ serrated bread knife, 5″ santoku knife and a 3″ paring knife.
Available in August, the knives will be available for purchase separately at a suggested retail price of $39.99, $34.99, $39.99, $34.99 and $19.99, respectively, and as a 4-piece set with a suggested retail value of $79.99.