Opinel is a company that have manufactured high quality wooden handled knives since 1890 in France. They still make some of the best quality wooden handled knives today.
This first knife by Opinel is the perfect knife to gift your little one that loves to cook and help in the kitchen. The Le Petit Chef Knife is a high quality 10cm rounded stainless steel blade that perfect for cutting and slicing. The little ring within the knife helps teaches the correct positioning of the fingers when cutting. The handle is made with a beautiful beech wood.
It also comes with a Finger Guard that protects the hand holding the food being cut. It allows the child to adopt the position of the claw safely. The claw being the position of having the first two knuckles bent and the thumb and little finger holding the food.
This complete first kitchen tools set also comes with a vegetable peeler which has a little ring that guides the finger with the correct positioning for peeling. Peeling is made easy with a pulling action. Both peeler and knife is made with a high quality stainless steel and requires no maintenance at all.
Please note that this is not a toy but a tool and children should be supervised when using it at all times.
Suitable for children ages 7 and up
Made in France.