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  • High carbon, stain-free steel stamped blade
  • Wide, sturdy blade
  • Santoprene handle is both comfortable and durable
  • Versatile enough for nearly any cutting task
  • Textured finger points provide a secure grip

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Mercer Millennia Chef's Knives

Mercer Millennia Chef's Knives

Sharp, durable, and comfortable to use, Mercer Millennia chef knives are some of the best tools for a commercial kitchen. These knives feature carbon steel blades with a durable edge that stays sharp as it slices, dices, cuts, minces, and more. The handle is made out of Santoprene and its no-slip grip gives your chef maximum control. Mercer Millennia chef knives are available with a standard 8" blade, a wide 8" blade, a standard 9" blade, a standard 10" blade, a wide 10" blade, or a standard 12" blade. They're all NSF Listed for easy cleaning and sanitation.

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Every professional chef needs a chef knife, and these Mercer Millennia chef knives are perfect for fulfilling that need! Available in several sizes and styles, these chef knives come ready to slice, dice, cut, mince, and more. Learn more here!

Length 13 1/2 Inches
Blade Length 8 Inches
Handle Length 5 1/2 Inches
Blade Material High Carbon Steel
Blade Type Straight
Edge Style Smooth
Handle Color Black
Handle Material Santoprene
NSF Listed Yes
Style Stamped
Type Chef Knives

Customer questions about this product

Can this knife be washed in a dishwasher?
No, hand washing with soapy water and sanitizer solution is always recommended. When placed in a dishwasher, the process will often rust and cause damage to the edges of the blade. For best results, please refer to the Cleaning Instructions guide for step-by-step details.
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The versatility of the Mercer M18000 Millennia 8" "The Wide Chef" chef knife allows you to handle big tasks like halving a head of lettuce, or quickly and easily finish smaller chores like chopping onions or nuts. Its wide blade is ideal for working with harder, tougher vegetables such as squash, and it can also assist in scooping chopped vegetables from a cutting board. A practical addition to all kitchens, this hefty knife is perfect for dicing, mincing, and slicing.

The knives from Mercer's Millennia collection are sure to become a favorite in your commercial kitchen; each ergonomic handle is made of comfortable Santoprene and durable polypropylene, ensuring a long life and a no-slip grip. The blade is made of high carbon, stain-free steel that allows for easy edge maintenance, guaranteeing its value for years to come.

Blade Length: 8"
Handle Length: 5 1/2"
Overall Length: 13 1/2"

  • NSF Listed

    NSF Listed

    This item meets the standards imposed by NSF International, which focuses on public safety, health, and the environment.

  • Hand Wash Only

    Hand Wash Only

    To preserve quality, this item should only be hand-washed and sanitized.

Customer Reviews

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    Mercer M18000 Millennia 8" "The Wide Chef" Chef Knife

    5.0 stars from 19 reviews


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    1 out of 1 found this review helpful

    Very wide chef knife. Smooth-cutting chef knife. Very sharp. Has extra heft to help power through the job, even on tougher cuts. We were worried the rubber-type grip handle would be cheesy or cheap, but it is actually really nice, and very helpful to prevent slips. Also great for use to scoop up what you've cut to quickly dump it in a pan.

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    Amazing 8 inch wide chef knife I think this manufacture is the only one that we use and I restaurant. This company offers a large selection of my eaves that include different colored handles. The blades are always sharp and remain sharp. The price is always very compatible

    from Russ' Sub Shack Posted on

    One of the very best chef knives i havenever owned. My ultimate go to knife for everything. For the price its awesome. Sharp enough to shave the hair off your arm straight out of the box. I love this knife. Its easy to use. Feels good in the hand and gets the job done. Good for everyday use. I use it for quite literally everything. Very well made.

    from Marriott Posted on

    I love this knife! It is very sharp and versatile and can be used to work with a variety of foods and is very flexible/ergonomically designed. I have recommended it to all of my friends for the quality and price.

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    I have purchased this product so many times, it's one of my favorite of all time. These are high quality Mercer knives that are ultra sharp and sturdy in the hand, I highly recommend anything made by Mercer.

    from FRANK DIEGUEZ Posted on

    This was my first Mercer knife. It came sharp right out of the package. The wide blade has a different feel then a standard blade. The weight makes chopping effortless. The blade works well for a quick dice on onions. I cut both raw and cooked chicken with ease. I will be buying more Mercer knives in the future..

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    This is my first wide blade chefs knife. I'm used to the narrower blades but this one seems to do just fine. I do a lot of chopping and mincing and this baby can get it done. I'm just a home cook but I use these knives all the time. The handle is very comfortable In my hand and the weight In all has good feel. I think I need another one. Good product

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    I wasn't sure about this blade when I bought but boy am I glad I bought it. It is very sturdy and cuts, chops and dices with ease. I like it very much.

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    the mercer m18000 wide blade knife is great! It's well balanced and the weight of the blade allows you to cut through even the hardest of cabbage heads with ease. No slipping or sliding off the item. The blade is sharp, the handle has a goo and positive feel and the price was right. I'd buy more but I need to find a place to store them

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    First wide knife I have owned. Has been a pleasure using it. Slicing onions evenly in 1/8 slices. Makes chopping and dicing easy. Been using it daily since I got it.

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    Highly satisfactory basic chef's tool. While the knife was only recently received, and the durability is unknown, the workmanship, fit, and finish are excellent, and give every indication of a long service life. The knife as received is razor sharp across the entire blade from tip to heel by the paper test, and is ready to use. It is somewhat heavier than I expected, about like the premium forged chefs knives, but this has proven to be a plus in that the weight of the knife assists in many tasks. The lack of a bolster should be a plus when sharpening, and its lack is not noticeable in use. The curve of the blade has proven to be ideal for my particular dicing style, and the blade is thin enough to allow easy horizontal cuts for onion dicing. The handle is a good fit (I have small hands and wear a small mens' size glove), and the top edges of the blade are not sharp allowing a comfortable “pinch” grip. The wide blade provides additional knuckle clearance, and is helpful in transferring product from the cutting board, and seems to make bell pepper prep easier. Be sure to buy the Mercer edge guard unless your knives are always kept in a block or on a magnetic holder. Not a knife to be left in a drawer – bad for the knife and bad for the person reaching in the drawer. Unka' George – a highly satisfied WEBstaurant customer

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    A good sharp knife. Holds its edge very well, easy to clean easy to sharpen. I especially like a blade heavy knife and this is it, I hold the blade when I cut and with that extra wide front it makes cutting easier, faster and more controlled.

    from Bagels & Beyond Posted on

    The mercer Millennia Line is second to none, great knives for chopping and mincing and are very well made very sharp as well an amazing value from Webstaurant.

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    This is my new favorite knife in the kitchen. Works great dicing or heavier work, Love the heft of the blade, Just an all around great knife and awesome price for it!

    from Bongiornos Pizzeria Posted on

    This knife is a god send. We use it everyday, several times a day! I need to order more. It slices through my scones so nicely

    from Baked and Sconed, LLC Posted on

    This is a great knife for quick chopping. I like the wide blade design because it allows you to rock the blade more. Easy to mince herbs with it.

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    Our cooks really enjoy using this knife as it stays sharp and has a good weight which makes it easy to handle. Fine quality at a very reasonable price.

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    This mercer is an awesome knife and we have a bunch of them in our kitchen! The price cannot be beat for the quality and the work that they allow us to do! Great product!

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    This is really an all purpose knife! Great for prepping vegetables, butchering chickens and even breaking down freshly cooked lobsters! Very sharp and easy to keep it that way!!

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