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Gunter Wilhelm’s Premier ProCut 8″

We are delighted to announce that Gunter Wilhelm’s PREMIER ProCut 8″ Chef Knife has been recognized as one of Newsweek’s Best Grill Accessories. This prestigious acknowledgment highlights the superior quality and innovative design of our chef knife, reaffirming Gunter Wilhelm’s commitment to excellence in kitchenware. We invite you to cast your vote for us here.

Newsweek’s Praise for the PREMIER ProCut 8″ Chef Knife

Newsweek highlighted the versatility and precision of our PREMIER ProCut 8″ Chef Knife, emphasizing its ability to effortlessly slice through fruits, vegetables, and meats. Made from X50CrMoV15 high-carbon rustproof stainless steel by the largest German manufacturer, Thyssen Krupp, it simply doesn’t get better than this. The blade’s 15-degree cutting edge will mince anything you care to grill and last for years, thanks to corrosion-resistant materials and a 10-year warranty, making it an indispensable tool for grill masters and home chefs alike. Cast your vote for us here.

About the PREMIER ProCut 8″ Chef Knife

The PREMIER ProCut 8″ Chef Knife is a standout in our PREMIER ProCut Collection, renowned for its German engineering and top-notch materials. This chef knife is designed to deliver exceptional performance and longevity. Here are some of its key features:

  • High-Quality Materials: Crafted from X50CrMoV15 high-carbon stainless steel for excellent corrosion resistance and edge retention.
  • Advanced Heat Treatment: Utilizing CRYO Ice-Hardening technology, the blade achieves a hardness of 55 +/-2 RC.
  • Precision Cutting Edge: The blade’s 15-degree angle per side ensures a razor-sharp edge for precise cutting.
  • Innovative Smart Bolster: Enhances balance and control while providing full blade access.
  • Ergonomic Handle Design: Features a Full Triple Tang ABS handle for superior comfort and control.
  • Warranty: Protected by a 10-year warranty from the date of purchase.

Our Chef Knives

At Gunter Wilhelm, we take pride in our range of chef knives, designed to meet the needs of both professional chefs and cooking enthusiasts. Our PREMIER ProCut Series is celebrated for its craftsmanship and innovative features. Made in Germany from premium materials, these knives are built to last.

Key features of our chef knives include:

  • Superior Cutting Performance: A 15-degree angled blade for efficient and precise cuts.
  • Ergonomic Design: The Smart Bolster™ ensures balanced weight and full blade access, coupled with an ergonomic handle for enhanced comfort.
  • Durability and Warranty: Advanced heat treatments provide long-lasting performance, supported by a 10-year warranty for the ProCut Series, and 7- year warranty for the Executive Chef Series.

Explore our comprehensive selection of Chef Knives to find the perfect addition to your kitchen.

About Gunter Wilhelm
Gunter Wilhelm is dedicated to providing chefs and culinary enthusiasts with high-performance kitchen tools. Our products combine superior craftsmanship with innovative design to enhance the cooking experience with style and durability. For over two decades, Gunter Wilhelm knives have earned widespread recognition and trust within the culinary community.
Achievements and Endorsements
Gunter Wilhelm knives have received numerous accolades, including the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval and the Cook’s Illustrated Editors’ Choice Award. Esteemed chefs like Maneet Chauhan and pitmaster Guy Mitchell have endorsed our knives for their exceptional quality and performance.


Gunter Wilhelm’s PREMIER ProCut 8″ Chef Knife exemplifies our commitment to excellence and innovation in kitchenware. Recognized by Newsweek as one of the best grill accessories, this German-made knife is a valuable tool for professional chefs and home cooks. We invite you to cast your vote for us here.