It’s usually after a while, when our new knives have started losing their edges and leaving rags and tears on their cuts, that we realize the need for a good sharpening device.
It’s advisable to always keep knives sharp, and the best manual knife sharpener delivers just that. While traditional sharpeners aren’t the fastest or the most convenient, they work fine on their own and offer the user a great sense of control over the final result.
A dull knife is frustrating to work with and dangerous for certain kitchen tasks. It only stands to reason to complement a high-quality knife set with a durable, well-made electric sharpener. Follow us as we pick and review the best electric knife sharpeners of this year.
Knife sharpeners come in many forms, from the whetstones used since antiquity to laser-precision electric grinders. The Chef’s Choice Trizor XV is certainly among the more modern of sharpeners. It works very well, but isn’t 100% perfect, as we’ll discuss.