No.112 Paring Knife - Beech
A multi-purpose knife from Opinel, the No. 112 Paring Knife is perfect for slicing, chopping and peeling fruit and vegetables and for preparing meat.
With a 10 cm blade made from Sandvik 12C27 modified stainless steel. Opinel use this as it is anti-corrosive thanks to the addition of chrome and requires no special maintenance. Its carbon content of at least 0.40% gives it a superb cutting edge.
Beech is the most commonly used wood for the manufacture of Opinel handles. Sourced from France, their beech is hard, durable and has a beautiful light colour that is characterized by the presence of numerous small dark dashes.
Also available as part of the 4 Piece Beechwood Kitchen Knife Set, along with the N°113 Serrated Knife, N°114 Vegetable Knife and N°115 Vegetable Peeler
PROVENANCE AND ETHICS
Opinel was founded in 1890, Savoie France by Joseph Opinel. Today the company retains the original values of simplicity, reliability and value.