Laguiole Olive Wood 3-Piece Cheese Knife Set

Whether you're hosting a wine-and-cheese party or serving a traditional cheese course, these finely crafted French knives provide expert assistance and perfect service. Inspired by the design of pocketknives used by French shepherds 200 years ago, each knife handle bears the hallmark of a bee, the symbol of the knives of the Laguiole region of France. Three-piece set includes a cheese knife, cheese cleaver and cheese spreader. Polished stainless-steel blades. Hand-shaped olivewood handles. Features the distinctive Laguiole bee on the bolsters. Packaged in a signature wooden storage case. Knife: 5 1/2" blade, 4 3/4"-long handle. Spreader: 2" blade, 3 1/2"-long handle. Made in France.
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April 22, 2015
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Nice looking, but not Laguiole quality
April 22, 2015
I love the Laguiole wine tools I own and thought a matching cheese knife set would be nice. These look fine from a distance, but have a cheap feel in the hand. Handles are not particularly well sanded, edges don't line up properly, and they are pretty light in the hand. Not what I expected from Laguiole, and I think the money can be better spent on other non-brand cheese knife sets.
Pros: Appearance
Cons: Quality, Weight
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Posted October 6, 2015
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Just so you know, "Laguiole" is not a brand. Many companies make Laguiole knives and so on. The quality is all over the place.
I was pretty pleased with the quality of my Jean Dubost Laguiole steak knives, but I've also seen counterfeit versions of that for sale on the Net.
From Wikipedia:
"The word laguiole is a generic term, not legally restricted to any one company or place of manufacture. Such knives are produced by a number of unrelated companies in southern France, with some 70% of production coming from Thiers, a long-established centre of the cutlery industry."
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