The Wusthof Gourmet knives are lighter weight and a good choice for thase with a limited budget.
Wusthof 4034 Gourmet Peeling Knife 2-1/4″
This WÜSTHOF Gourmet Tornè Peeling Knife (bird’s beak knife) has a drop point blade of length 2-1/4″ and a black, triple-riveted handle. This knife is very good for peeling fruits and vegetables because the cutting edge (on the inside of the curve) fits so neatly around anything with a round shape. The Gourmet knives are not forged, but are good quality and affordable.
Wusthof 4114-16 Gourmet Sandwich Knife 6″
This WÜSTHOF Gourmet Sandwich Knife has a black, triple-riveted handle and a blade length of 6″. This small carving knife is ideal for all-purpose kitchen use and “in between” jobs, such as cutting medium sized fruits and vegetables, and cutting smaller cuts of meat and poultry. The blade is laser-cut, and is skillfully twice honed by hand and laser tested to be extremely sharp.
Wusthof 4400-16 Gourmet Carving Fork, Straight 6″
This WÜSTHOF Gourmet Carving Fork has a black, triple-riveted handle and a 6″ straight flat fork (not forged). The handle is made of high-impact plastic, and is perfectly sized and proportioned for this fork. The straight meat fork is good for carving and slicing because you can see exactly where the tines are placed.