Hospitality

AWARD-WINNING SIGNATURE

HAND-HELD KNIFE SHARPENER

Discover our hand-held sharpener from the multi-award-winning Signature range. The specially angled ceramic wheel allows you to sharpen your knives quickly and easily.

SIGNATURE HAND-HELD KNIFE SHARPENER
£24.00

At Robert Welch Designs we have been serving the hospitality industry for over 60 years

We work with establishments as diverse as the dramatic Burj al Arab in UAE; the award-winning Gazi in Melbourne; the prestigious Cheltenham racecourse and premium Argentinian steak restaurant chain Cau [both in the UK]; and make global travel a first class experience on-board at Emirates Airline. All to create the perfect dining experience for your customers.

All of our ranges are meticulously designed to embrace both form and function, a legacy to Robert Welch RDI MBE himself whose illustrious career spanned 6 decades and created a broad range of designs, many of which are considered icons of modern design. Today many of the collections win awards for design and all are created to be highly functional pieces with a timeless modernity made to last.

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To the Table - Cutlery/Flatware

As the connection between the food and the diner, the comfort and balance of the cutlery (flatware) in the diner’s hand is crucial to the enjoyment of the meal. Comfort and use is at the heart of the design process at Robert Welch Designs, while creating designs to complement any table setting.
Put our cutlery (flatware) ranges to the test with our sample service.

Finishing Touches - Candles, Condiments and Tableware

To help create the perfect environment, accent pieces can be used to easily update or change the atmosphere providing establishments with flexibility in curating the customer experience.
Candle holders, condiments and tableware accents have all been designed to accentuate charm and add high-end appeal.

Chef’s Arena - Knives and Tools of the Trade

Designed with the aid of professional chefs with comfort in mind, each knife has been purposefully designed for its specific task and diligently tested. These multi-award winning knives and accessories are ergonomically shaped for maximum control and ease of use.

Raising the Bar - New Drift Barware

The Drift Barware Collection raises the bar as a luxurious and hardworking collection.
Designed to add value to wine, champagne and beverage service each piece has been created to make each step of the front of house experience considered and extra special.

SIMPLE AND FUNCTIONAL DESIGN FOR THE KITCHEN

The Prism Oak Knife Block is designed to be simple yet highly functional, making it a great addition to any kitchen. This knife block houses six Signature knives and is made from solid oak with non-slip feet to ensure that it is both safe and easy to use.

> Made from solid oak

> Protects your knives

> Organises your workspace

> Safe and easy to use

GOOD DESIGN AWARD

The Signature Hand-held Knife Sharpener was awarded a Good Design Award at the end of 2018. Founded in Chicago in 1950, Good Design is the world's oldest and most recognised programme for design excellence worldwide.​

Designed to maintain all plain-edge kitchen knives, the Signature Hand-held Knife Sharpener features an advanced ceramic wheel and a weighted non-slip base, so knives can be sharpened quickly and easily.

£24.00

SIMPLE AND FUNCTIONAL DESIGN FOR THE KITCHEN

The Prism Oak Knife Block is designed to be simple yet highly functional, making it a great addition to any kitchen. This knife block houses six Signature knives and is made from solid oak with non-slip feet to ensure that it is both safe and easy to use.

> Made from solid oak

> Protects your knives

> Organises your workspace

> Safe and easy to use

ADVANCED CERAMIC WHEEL: INNOVATIVE KNIFE SHARPENING

The Signature Hand-held Knife Sharpener features an award-winning ceramic wheel design. Two ceramic wheels are placed together and are specially angled to increase the efficiency of both the micro-sharpening and honing of the knife blade.

Whilst specially designed for use with the Signature knife range, this hand-held sharpener can also be used to maintain and sharpen other plain-edged kitchen knives.

SIMPLE AND FUNCTIONAL DESIGN FOR THE KITCHEN

The Prism Oak Knife Block is designed to be simple yet highly functional, making it a great addition to any kitchen. This knife block houses six Signature knives and is made from solid oak with non-slip feet to ensure that it is both safe and easy to use.

> Made from solid oak

> Protects your knives

> Organises your workspace

> Safe and easy to use

KNIFE GUIDE: MAINTAIN THE RIGHT ANGLE

The sharpener's ceramic wheels are protected by a clear cover, which also serves as a guide to help you place your knife at the right angle for sharpening. This cover will ensure that your knife is kept in the correct position throughout the micro-sharpening and honing process, in order to maintain the 15° edge of the Signature knives.

SIMPLE AND FUNCTIONAL DESIGN FOR THE KITCHEN

The Prism Oak Knife Block is designed to be simple yet highly functional, making it a great addition to any kitchen. This knife block houses six Signature knives and is made from solid oak with non-slip feet to ensure that it is both safe and easy to use.

> Made from solid oak

> Protects your knives

> Organises your workspace

> Safe and easy to use

HOW TO SHARPEN YOUR KNIVES:

The Signature Hand-held Knife Sharpener is quick and easy to use. Simply hold the sharpener firmly on a flat surface and run the knife blade on the ceramic wheel from the heel to the tip of the blade for 10-12 strokes, applying gentle pressure. Maintain the blade edge in continuous contact with the wheel whilst sharpening.

Repeat this on a regular basis to keep your knife blades in optimal condition.

 

1 - Hold the sharpener on a flat surface

1. Hold the sharpener on a flat surface.

2 - Place the heel of the blade in the sharpener between the two ceramic wheels

2. Place the heel of the blade in the sharpener between the two ceramic wheels.

3 - Apply gentle pressure, maintain contact between the blade and the ceramic wheels

3. Follow the curve of the blade, applying gentle pressure and maintaining contact between the blade and the ceramic wheels.

TIP: After sharpening, hand-wash your knife and dry before use.

OVER 150,000 SOLD AROUND THE WORLD

We're proud to have sold over 150,000 Signature Hand-Held Knife Sharpeners around the world to date. Functionality is the heart of all our designs and we're delighted to have been recognised by Good Design.
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