Walnut Handled Pizza Rocker
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When someone sets a piping hot pizza down in front of us, usually we want a slice immediately. So, rather than fuss with gooey cheese and a small knife, we use a pizza rocker to cut it. This beautiful one is handmade by R. Murphy, an artisan knife maker in Boston. The extra-sharp hand-edged blade is 13" long (made of high carbon stainless steel) and 0.65" thick, so it makes quick work of slicing a pie.
It's easy to resharpen at home -- the handles are made of walnut wood and hand-polished. Durable and lasting, it's one of the most handsome knives in our kitchen.
Photography by Alpha Smoot
Details & Materials -
High carbon stainless steel blade (420 HC) blade, walnut wood handle, solid brass rivets, clear polycarbonate edge protector
13" long blade
Care & Notes -
Hand washing is recommended to protect the polished wood handle -- dry immediately after hand washing to keep the blade in good shape.
Meet the Maker
Since the 1850s, generations of Murphy men have assured us that an overworked all-purpose chef’s knife just won’t cut it. Not when there are quality carbon steel knives out there for nearly every purpose. And we don’t even have to go abroad for these beauties: R. Murphy knives are made in Massachusetts.View Full Profile
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