I find that a good knife makes cooking a whole lot easier and more enjoyable. A friend was asking me today if I had a favorite knife, and it reminded me how much I love my Global Knife that my friend Martha got me as a wedding gift. Global brand knives have sand in the handle, so they’re perfectly weighted. I only use two knives – a paring knife that my mom bought for me years ago (which never needs to be sharpened) and my Global knife, which is the larger of the two pictured here:
Don’t put them in the dishwasher, as it dulls them.