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Thursday, July 5, 2012
Giveaway: Fusionwood 8 Inch Chef Knife
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I’ve been a big fan of New West Knifeworks for the longest time! The handles are a work of art and of course the blade is top-notch and keeps its edge so much longer than any of my other knives. I love that you can choose the color of the handle that matches your personality – it feels good in your hand – sturdy, powerful, smooth, strong. ~jaden
The 8 inch Chef Knife is for those who love only the best. “The Lightspeed 8″ This knife was deliberately designed for folks who find a traditional 8 inch chef cumbersome or intimidating. The graceful blade shape, tapered tang and super thin blade grind makes this nimble knife come alive in your hand.
The Fusionwood 8 represents the first of the Fusionwood 2.0 blade design. The pioneering grind on this blade gives the knife everything you look for in a chef knife: a solid feel in the hand, with excellent balance and a super thin blade that passes through any food like butter. We start with a thick stock steel thickness (.150) and plunge grind in the blade to a very thin .095″ then taper the blade down to .020″ at the tip. We then balance the knife by tapering the tang from .150″ to .050″ at the end of the handle. The tapered tang gives tremendous balance and a unique appearance that is a hallmark of the only the finest custom made knives.
This blade will take on the finest, sharpest edge of any chef knife you have ever owned. Your kitchen deserves the best kitchen knife.
Bonus Giveaway: You can also win an entire handcrafted 7 piece set when register between July 15th- August 13thon New West KnifeWorks Facebook Page HERE.
Continuing our tech week of giveaways we are adding our favorite giveaway - iPad mini.
This giveaway is sponsored by me Steamy Kitchen - see all those lovely ads to the right? That's what pays for the iPads that I give away, so I'm happy to do it. Thank you advertisers! Thank you Steamy Kitchen visitors!
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Giveaway Ends: 2014-10-30 Number of Winners: 1 Entries per Day: 1
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Giveaway Ends: 2014-10-20 Number of Winners: 1 Entries per Day: 1
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Giveaway Ends: 2014-10-2 Number of Winners: 1 Entries per Day: 1
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Giveaway Ends: 2014-10-19 Number of Winners: 1 Entries per Day: 1
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Giveaway Ends: 2014-10-17 Number of Winners: 1 Entries per Day: 1
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Giveaway Ends: 2014-10-15 Number of Winners: 1 Entries per Day: 1
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Giveaway Ends: 2014-09-30 Number of Winners: 1 Entries per Day: 1
Summertime means cherry time! Whole Foods Market is celebrating the highest quality, plump and sweet cherries available.
Cherries are a great addition to sweeten up any summer meal from breakfast to dinner. Check out these great tips and ideas for your cherries:
Pick ‘em. Pick your cherries with green stems without brown patches or bruising. Cherries should . . .
Giveaway Ends: 2014-09-21 Number of Winners: 1 Entries per Day: 1
Bring home all the comforts of your favorite café with the Sherwood Milk Frother. Cappuccino topped with thick hot froth. Iced lattes perfected with a cool froth. Hot chocolate even more comforting with light and airy hot milk. Three easy ways to enhance your milk with a simple button control. One press for hot froth. . . .
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Never Lose Your Keys, Remote, or Phone Again with StickR TrackR
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Giveaway Ends: 2014-09-08 Number of Winners: 1 Entries per Day: 1
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