Family owned for Seven generations, Wusthof was founded in Solingen, Germany over 200 years ago. To this day every Wusthof knive is still expertly crafted in this legendary city.
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A company with a rich heritage, Wüsthof of Solingen, Germany is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of precision forged cutlery. As early as 1814, the company was listed in official documents of the Duchy of Berg. To this day, Wüsthof remains family owned and under the management of the seventh generation of ownership, Harald Wüsthof.
First-class cutlery engineered with precision and quality, Wüsthof knives are among the finest in professional culinary tools. Crafted in the cutlery capital of the world, Solingen, Germany, Wüsthof knives bear the trident logo patented in Berlin in 1895, symbolizing form, function and uncompromising quality.
Early Wüsthof craftsmen hand forged knives to perfection, and today that tradition of quality is ensured as old-world craftsmanship meets twenty-first century production methods.
Throughout its history, Wüsthof has focused almost solely on manufacturing top-of-the-line knives for the professional chef and home cooking enthusiast. With over 200 styles to choose from among our cutlery collections, Wüsthof knives are the valued and cherished tools of the world’s most distinguished chefs.