"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > General Cooking Information > Cookware and Accessories > Knives
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-08-2007, 09:24 PM   #1
Assistant Cook
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 6

has anyone used those knives that Ronco sells?? They just come to mind...and I was just curious

I am just starting off cooking and currently have a set of Chigago Cutlery knives....


turkeyfryer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-08-2007, 09:31 PM   #2
Chef Extraordinaire
Katie H's Avatar
Site Moderator
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: I live in the Heartland of the United States - Western Kentucky
Posts: 15,422
Don't waste your money. For now, stay with what you have. Later, invest in several really, really good knives.

"As a girl I had zero interest in the stove." - Julia Child
This is real inspiration. Look what Julia became!
Katie H is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-08-2007, 09:39 PM   #3
Assistant Cook
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 6
Thats the answer I planned to get.....wasn't really planning on buying them unless someone said they were better than what I have....

So what are qualified as really good knives???
turkeyfryer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-08-2007, 09:44 PM   #4
Chief Eating Officer
GB's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: USA,Massachusetts
Posts: 25,509
Originally Posted by turkeyfryer
So what are qualified as really good knives???
I know this probably is not the answer you are looking for, but I am going to say it anyway.

A really good knife is the knife that is comfortable in your hand and the knife that you use and enjoy using. It can be a $10 knife or it can be a $1000 knife.
You know you can't resist clicking
this link. Your eyes will thank you. VISUAL BLISS
GB is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-08-2007, 09:48 PM   #5
Certified Pretend Chef
Andy M.'s Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 42,465
My first set of good knives was the Chicago Cutlery Walnut Traditions. They are pretty good and a great deal better than the TV knives.
"If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe." -Carl Sagan
Andy M. is online now   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:29 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.