Wüsthof has introduced Collegiate Gourmet Steak Knife Set collections, which features university team logos on knife blades and the storage block. The seven-piece gift-ready sets, customized to support more than 40 college teams, include six steak knives and a wooden block. The company has also introduced a four-piece Collegiate Steak Knife Set.
The knife sets offered in the Collegiate collection are the company’s best-selling steak knife sets, according to Wüsthof. College teams featured on the season’s initial roll-out include: Auburn, Florida State, Texas A&M, UCLA, Nebraska, Oklahoma and more. Additional universities will be added in 2014, the company said.
The seven-piece Collegiate sets come wth a suggested retail price of $149.99, and the Collegiate Gourmet 4-Piece Steak Knife Set has a suggested retail price of $89.99.
Steak knife blades in the set are laser-cut and feature full tangs. Constructed of high-carbon, stain-free steel in Wüsthof’s Germany factory, the knives are rust-resistant and feature a triple riveted black handles. The cutlery block, available in the seven-piece set, features the school team’s logo on the center of the block.