Salix Knife Set

A deluxe knife set including our No.1 desert island blade.

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Selecting your handle materials is the first step in our 42-stage process that will see your knife made by hand from scratch in 4-6 weeks

An absolutely stunning piece of craftsmanship arrived today! The weight and balance is perfect, the finish is unlikely anything I have come across before. All the way through the process I have been kept informed by Phil and been given options to make this knife my own, I would highly recommend Savernake Knives 11/10

This deluxe kitchen knife set is ideal for serious cooks. It features four of our most popular knifes, including our founders’ ultimate desert island blade – the Savernake Knife.

Alongside the Savernake, the ultimate master knife, you’ll find the Classic Ultra, an extra long and extremely versatile chef’s knife, the Nimble Chopper, a scaled down vegetable knife in the Japanese Santuko style, and the Stout Yeoman, a compact paring knife that’s perfect for precision work.

All of our sets are named after trees native to the UK. The Salix set is named after the Weeping Willow that stood behind our first workshop, the old Calving Shed.

Bought separately, the cost of these knives is £1160. As ever, if you’d like to create your own custom set, please get in touch. Anything is possible.

Precision engineered from the highest quality high-tech 14c28n Sandvik Swedish steel and sharpened by hand and eye for the ultimate cutting edge.

As with every Savernake Knife, the the knives in the Salix Set feature our trademark concave hollow grind, expertly blended into a tapering convex cutting edge. This means it is both incredibly light, and easy to hone. It also allows for smoother cutting and slicing due to reduced metal passing through the ingredient, and less sticking, due to the reduced surface contact. Quite simply, the concave hollow grind is the business.

  • This set focuses on general kitchen tasks
  • Savernake Knife – ultimate master knife
  • Classic Ultra – extra long chef’s knife
  • Nimble Chopper – Santuko style veg prepper
  • Stout Yeoman – compact paring knife
  • See individual knives for dimensions

Beautiful additions

Honing Steel

Essential care for your knife edge.

Richlite Chopping Board Set

Sustainable, dish-washer safe and promotes easy chopping.

Magnetic Knife Rack

A wall-mounted Richlite magnetic knife rack to hold a specific number of knives.

Shipping & lifetime guarantee

  • Every Savernake product is made to order. The quest for perfection takes time, so please allow 4-6 weeks for your order to arrive (see below for Gift Invitations & Panic Department).
  • Need it sooner? Please get in touch and we’ll always do our best to help.
  • Your order will be delivered by Royal Mail Special Delivery in its specially-designed tubular Savernake packaging and guidance on knife care.
  • Gift invitations & Ready Made items will be posted as soon as possible upon ordering (same working day if order is placed before 2pm).

International deliveries will be charged at £20 at checkout.

Our products are guaranteed for a lifetime. We also offer a reconditioning service for damaged knives for a small fee.

We’re sure you’ll love your new knife. If there’s something not right with your order, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

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