No. 08 mushroom knife by Opinel
The No. 08 mushroom knife is the ideal Opinel knife for autumnal foraging. Manufactured in Savoie in the French Alps for over 125 years, Opinel’s heritage in knife manufacturing is renowned.
The locking mechanism, introduced in 1955, in order to improve safety; invented by the owner at the time, Marcel Opinel, the son of the founder, Joseph Opinel.
An exclusive convex profile ensures the strength of the blade and also allows efficient regrinding.
The handle has a boar bristle brush for cleaning the gills of mushrooms whilst the blade has a toothed back for scraping away debris.
- Beech handle
- 8 cm blade in Sandvik 12C27 modified stainless steel
- Virobloc safety ring, locks the blade in either the open or closed position.