For generations, Laguiole en Aubrac has preserved the essence of French cutlery craftsmanship. This particular Laguiole corkscrew knife, adorned with an amourette wood handle, embodies this heritage. Crafted entirely by hand from superior materials, it marries beauty with functionality. The precise brass bolsters and elegant amourette wood handle create a unique knife that’s as stylish as it is practical. Whether a collector or an outdoors enthusiast, this knife promises to be a cherished daily companion.
Laguiole Corkscrew Knife Snakewood Handle – Brass Bolsters
- USD: 197$
- GBP: £161
- AUD: $306
- CAD: $265
The Laguiole corkscrew knife is a staple of French cutlery. Handmade in the artisanal manufacture of Laguiole en Aubrac, it represents both the expertise and excellence of local cutlery.
The superior-quality stainless steel blade guarantees long-term use, while the integrated corkscrew is practical and easy to use. What makes this Laguiole knife truly special is its snakewood handle, a rare and precious wood that adds unique beauty to each piece.
Brass bolsters add an extra touch of elegance to this Laguiole knife with corkscrew, appealing to lovers of fine things.
Around 1880, the corkscrew was added to Laguiole knives to meet the needs of the Aveyronnais who had come to Paris to work as café waiters. This innovative feature not only served a practical purpose but also played a part in elevating the Laguiole from a regional treasure to a nationally recognized icon of French craftsmanship, drawing attention from tourists visiting Paris.
Laguiole Corkscrew Knife with Snakewood Handle and Brass Bolsters
This Laguiole corkscrew knife, featuring brass bolsters and an Snakewood handle, is a unique piece. It comes with 2 brass bolsters and the shepherd's cross can be found on the left side of the handle. The Sandvik 12C27MOD stainless steel blade is robust and long-lasting. The spring is adorned with a finely-filed bee.
- 12 cm (4.72 inches) handle: Snakewood. Shiny finish.
- Shepherd's cross on the left side of the handle.
- Brass bolsters and liners. Spring: stainless steel.
- Blade length: 10 cm (3.94 inches) - 12C27MOD Sandvik stainless steel.
- Corkscrew. Chiseled bee. Forged spring.
- Handcrafted by a single knife artisan.
- Cotton pouch and numbered authenticity certificate included.
- 14-page guide to the authentic Laguiole craftsmanship included.
- Lifetime warranty against manufacturing defects.
- Complimentary laser engraving customization.
This collection of Laguiole en Aubrac corkscrew knives with brass bolsters is equipped with a corkscrew to open wine bottles in addition to its blade. Carefully crafted in France following traditions dating back to the 19th century, it features emblematic characteristics like its famous bee. Laguiole en Aubrac knives are renowned for their excellence, and this corkscrew knife, with brass bolsters and Snakewood handle, embodies the craftsmanship of French cutlery.
Snakewood is one of the finest and most expensive woods of the world. It has a striking pattern reminiscent of snakeskin and is extremely hard. In the knife industry, snakewood is used to make exquisite handle scales.
So called for its characteristic snakeskin patterns. Wood is typically a reddish brown, with contrasting darker brown or black patches.
It comes from a small, relatively rare tree found in the forests of Central and South America. The bright side is that snake wood turns well and polishes beautifully. Snakewood is generally sold in small blanks and is best used in making items such as bowls, vases, knife handles, etc.
Video of this Laguiole Corkscrew Knife Snakewood - Brass Bolsters
Not all Laguiole knives are created equal, nor are they all made in France. Laguiole en Aubrac stands out by completely overseeing its production, applying artisanal craftsmanship, demanding quality standards, and a history that has contributed to Laguiole en Aubrac's reputation and signature. We invite you to discover this knife through this video.
Personalize Your Laguiole Knife with Unique Blade Engraving:
Transform your Laguiole corkscrew knife into a personal statement with our exclusive blade engraving service. More than a mere tool, an engraved Laguiole becomes a timeless keepsake, a reflection of your individual taste, and the perfect gift that resonates with distinction. Choose to make your Laguiole truly your own, or gift a memory that endures a lifetime.Examples of Engraved Blades
Engraving font :
- Font 1 - Courgette Regular
- Font 2 - Brock Script
- Font 3 - Dream Orphans
- Font 4 - Ebrima
- Font 5 - All Things Pink
- Font 6 - Sitkas Display Bold
Optional symbol :
- 3D Heart
- 2 entwined hearts
- Wine bottle
- 2 wine glasses
- Bunch of grapes
- 4-leaf clover
- Fleur de lys
- Birthday Cake
- Rugby ball
- Soccer ball
- Pint of beer