* Every kitchen needs a set of knives, here are six to choose from
* A great set of knives doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg
* Each of our picks has a near perfect 5-star rating
Every kitchen should be armed with a proper knife set. We’ve rounded up the best-reviewed sets on Amazon to help you make an informed investment. Each set varies in some way or another, but all are great picks at various price points to accommodate plenty of different budgets. Most have at least hundreds of positive reviews, and all come with at least a 4.5- out of 5-star rating. Before you go and find that one butter knife you use for everything, have a look at our list below.
1. Cuisinart C55-01
Don’t let this brightly-colored set of knives from Cuisinart fool you. It’s the #1 best selling kitchen knife set on Amazon with over 4,200 reviews and a 4.5-star rating to boot. The six-piece non-stick, stainless steel set is all you really need, even if you don’t cook all that often. And at this price, why not? Did we mention the set includes covers for each of the six knives?
2. Home Hero Stainless Steel Knife Set
Home Hero’s all-in-one set is the #1 best seller on Amazon when it comes to Gyutou Knives and includes a handful of bonuses, like six steak knives, a knife sharpener and a vegetable peeler. The usual knives you’d expect in a set are included, as well as scissors, a pizza knife and even a cheese knife.
3. Stoneboomer 14-piece Kitchen Knife Set
Similar to Home Hero’s set, Stoneboomer’s set of stainless steel knives come in silver and are encased in a clear block. However, unlike the Home Hero set, which includes a 2-stage sharpener, Stoneboomer opts for a standard sharpening steel. This set is the #1 best seller when it comes to boning and fillet knives, according to the 826 or so patrons who have purchased it and given it a 4.5-star rating.
4. Cuisinart C77SS
With over 1,200 reviews and a near perfect 5-star rating, the Cuisinart C77SS knife set is the best selling block knife set on Amazon. The high-carbon stainless steel blades are said to be more precise and accurate and sharpers than other models on the market.
5. Chicago Cutlery Fusion 18pc Block Set
If you’re somewhat serious about your kitchen knife game, then Chicago Cutlery’s 18-piece set may very well be your ideal first set. Each blade is forged from a high-carbon stainless steel and the entire set comes with a lifetime warranty. There are eight varying types of blades and eight steak knives, in addition to the sharpening steel and wooden block. It’s also got 1,500 reviews and a 4.5-star rating on Amazon.
6. J.A. Henckels International Statement 15-piece Knife Set
J.A. Henckels has been in the knife game since 1731, and this 15-piece set hits all the right marks with its assortment of knives and accessories. If you don’t believe us, just check out the hundreds of reviews and 4.5-star rating on Amazon.