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Serrated Utility Knives

For cutting baguettes and more, we wanted a little knife with a big bite.

What We Learned

While the term “utility knife” might conjure up images of box cutters or hunting knives, it can also describe a handy all-purpose knife meant exclusively for kitchen use. Sizewise, utility knives fall somewhere between a paring knife and a chef’s knife, with a blade that’s usually between 5 and 6 inches long; they come in both straight-bladed and serrated styles. We’d never focused ...

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