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The Best Ways to Sharpen A Knife - Everything you Need to Know about Knife Sharpening and Benefits of a Sharp Kitchen Knife

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Nov 8, 2020 • 4 min read

If your kitchen knife is mashing instead of slicing your tomatoes or slips when cutting onions, it’s time to sharpen it. Whether you use a manual sharpener, an electric sharpener, or have the ability to use a whetstone, knife sharpening is a skill every home chef should learn.