Learn How to Take Care and Maintain your Opinel

Tips

Tips

Discover the tips to take care of your Opinel knife, maintain/clean the blade and improve the knife opening. Handy to give your Opinel a long lasting life.

Cleaning your Opinel

Cleaning your Opinel

Opinel knives are hard-wearing and can be used for many tasks. When cleaning your knife, follow these few basic rules to protect its functional and aesthetic qualities.

Taking care of your blade

Taking care of your blade

Cutting food with your OPINEL To preserve and protect the cutting quality of your blade, working on hard surfaces is not recommended (glass, marble, ceramic, etc.). Use softer supports such as wooden or food-grade plastic cutting board as of...

Smoother opening of blade

Smoother opening of blade

Wood is a living material and therefore sensitive to changes in temperature. The wooden handle on your OPINEL can expand and make it difficult to open the blade. If you haven’t used your Opinel for a long time, the blade may also stick to the hand...