K Sabatier in Theirs, France
Sabatier Factory Outlet is a family owned business that has provided K Sabatier kitchen knives to travelers for years. We have been authorized by K Sabatier in Thiers, France to use the K Sabatier name and act as their factory outlet in the United States.
Bonnet Sabatier, an expert cutlery technician, lived in Thiers, a small town in south central France which has, for centuries, been the center of the fine art of French knife making In 1834, at the age of 29, Bonnet Sabatier registered the original "Sabatier" trademark; he then began manufacturing the knives which are today synonymous with cutlery excellence.
Our "Sabatier" knives are made by this same factory using over 180 years of experience, tradition and expertise.We purchase our products directly from the manufacturer, bypassing importers and distributors, allowing us to sell at the lowest possible price. If you have any questions about our cutlery, please do not hesitate to call us 843-726-6444 or email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
When placing your selection, please note the difference in our Authentic Brands:
- AUTHENTIC - Fully Forged Stainless Steel. Blade is made of a hard metal alloy that is practically stain and rust resistant. The stainless steel used in knife-making has a high carbon content. These full tang, molded A.B.S. handle knives are the "Top of the Line", made by the ORIGINAL Sabatier Factory in Theirs, France.
- AUTHENTIC CARBON - Fully Forged Carbon Steel. Blade is made with a soft steel that will hold a very fine edge and is easy to resharpen. The full tang, molded A.B.S. handle knives are the 'Top of the Line", made by the original Sabatier factory in Theirs, France. NOTE: This type of steel will stain easily & even rust under damp conditions.
- AUVERGNE - A steel billet is heated to 2,200 degrees, hammered in to shape, hardened again by heating to 1,900 degrees, quenched, tempered, hand ground, and a handle is attached. It is then polished and honed to a fine edge resulting in the finest knife available. This brand has Coral handles (pressed Wood from Spain) that are manually set and mounted on the tang using three through rivets.
- BELLEVUE - Blade is made of stainless steel (a hard metal alloy that is practically stain and rust resistant with a high carbon content), full tang. The metal extension of the knife blade runs the full length of the handle, resulting in a well-balanced knife that is easier and less tiring to use. This Bellevue brand of K Sabatier has a square bolster that is heavier and has a larger handle than our traditional knives.
ELEGANCE - A steel billet is heated to 2,200 degrees, hammered into shape, hardened again by heating to 1,900 degrees, quenched, tempered, hand ground, and a handle is attached. It is then polished and honed to a fine edge resulting in the finest knife available. The square bolster gives stamina to the handle. This Elegance brand of K Sabatier gives you the beauty of wood and the longevity of plastic.