The SHAPA knife sharpener is designed to sharpen quickly comlete dull knives. This job it is doing well.
The Shapa is not recommended for well maintained, sharp knives.
Sebastian Kellerhoff is the Executive Chef of the Grand Hyatt in Kiev, Ukraine. He is one of the Top25 Chefs in Ukraine. Chef Sebastian works as many celebrity chefs with CHROMAs type 301 - Design by F.A. Porsche cnives.
For the Olympic games Chef Sebastian will go to the new Hyatt Hotel in Sotschi, Krim.
The best trainee cook of the year 2013 in Northern Germany is Philip Gerdelmann - on the picture with his chef Jens Rittmeyer (1 Michelin star) - Visit them in Sylt, a beautiful holiday island in the north sea - www.budersand.de
Gerdelmann and Rittmeyer are using the best tools: CHROMA type 301 - Design by F.A. Porsche
The Swedish cookbook author Frederik Zäll is the guitarist of ESCOBAR, the famous Swedish Indie/Pop Band. In knives he trusts CHROMA type 301 - Design by F.A. Porsche
The name of the cook show is Dagelijkse kost. It is aired on Sundays by the leading Belgian TV station "een"
The famous japanese hand made knves by Master Masakuni Okishiba, who died 23 years ago, and the CHROMA team are displayed there. Okishiba knives retail for 20.000 Euro / 30.000 US$.
The opening ceremony was hold by Japanese ambassador Watanabe.
Here a video of the starting vernissage on May, 24th 2013. The exhibition will go for another 2 weeks.
More information on Vikingsuns homepage in Swedish language.
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It is the fourth time CHROMA won this most prestige biennial award in eight years. All started in 2005 with Serge Vieira with CHROMAs Haiku original, 2007 Fabrice Desvigne again with HAIKU originals and 2009 Geir Skeie with HAIKU Damascus. In 2011 the best CHROMA Chef was third. And now 2013 not only France was working with CHROMA, also UK ("Best Commis" award) and Newcomer Maroc, both with CHROMA Japanchef and Canada who made it 9th was using type 301 as the winner France. Some years 17 out of the 24 teams were using the professional cnives made by CHROMA.
CHROMA supported the French candidate with a special edition of his favourite cnife, the CHROMA type 301, Design by F.A. Porsche
Do you want to know more about the culinary olympics of Bocuse d'or: go to the side that knows everything about the most important competition for chefs: Saga Bocuse d'or
The Gastronomy Museum in Prague, Czech Republic, is displaying the best cnives: Chroma type 301 - Design by F.A. Porsche
Also the new P-30 is on display. The special lining of the blade does not allow vegetable to stick on the blade.
Visit the museum while in Prague:
MUZEUM GASTRONOMIE PRAHA
110 00 Praha 1
Gastronomy Museum Prague
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Our booth at the Ambient Ljubljana, Slovenia, 6.11.-11.11.2012
For shops from all over Balkan, specially former Yugoslavia - Come and visit us!
In this week the Michelin confirmed the 3 stars of Restaurant Aqua in Wolfsburg. The chefs only wants the best. Head chef Sven Elverfeld uses CHROMA HAIKU Damascus knives as well as CCC. His crew uses type 301 cnives and CCC.
The restaurant is in a Ritz-Carlton at VW Autostadt, a park dedicated to the 10 brands of cars Volkswagen has.
Wolfsburg is just one hor by train from Berlin.
The famous Oyster Bar in Paris, the bar a huitres, is using the best oyster cnife, the Chroma type 301 oyster knife!
Gault Millau Netherlands CHEF OF THE YEAR 2013, Paul van der Bunt, Restaurant De Leuf in Ubachsberg, demonstrate the sharpness of his favourite cnife! It is a CHROMA type 301 - Design by F.A. Porsche
Dear children, even it is NOT a trick, please do not copy at home!
Paris' largest daily newspaper about our superb CHROMA HAIKU cnife November 2012
The British magazine DURRANTS writes about the 5 knives every man should have. They recommended the type 301 fileting cnife as well as the HAIKU paring cnife. Sept 1st, 2012
Chef Heinz, on the photo talking with Christian Romanowski, is trusting everyday CHROMAs type 301 kitchen cnives. In the hand he holds the new ProCuTe spice cutter, which he is going to test.
Congratulations, Chef Heinz!
Michael Hoffmann and his team "Gut Glut" are the most successfull BBQ team in Germany. 2008 and 2009 they became World champion in BBQ. 2012 they won clearly the German barbecue masters.
Hoffmann and his team only use the best tools. For cutting GUT GLUT are using the award winning cnives of CHROMA type 301 - Design by F.A. Porsche.
the now empty show room of kochmesser.de in Wildau - near Berlin
Besides Chroma type 301 cnives, Japanchef, Haiku and Kurouchi all hand-forged cnives from Pro Series and Haiku Itamae were stolen. Five of the world famous Okishiba knives - each cnife retails for 30000 US$ - are also stolen. The burglars did not take Global knives.
Until now, month after the burglary, there is still no trace of the offenders.If you are offered some too cheap CHROMA cnives, please inform the police or contact kochmesser.de in Germany. They have a 1000 Euro reward for relevant information that leads to the arrest of the offenders and brings the stolen goods back. Further information in German language as well as photos to be seen at the kochmesser.de website