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    The knives and chefs of old

    Bertolomeo Scappi 1500-1577 a famous renaissance chef.

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    A clever cook can make good meat of a whetstone.” Erasmus

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    and more from Scappi.
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    notice the grinding wheel in the butcher shop.
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    A clever cook can make good meat of a whetstone.” Erasmus

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    now most of these chefs cooked in the Vatican

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    This is a famous painting by Jehan Georges Vibert.
    The Marvelous sauce .

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    A clever cook can make good meat of a whetstone.” Erasmus

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    Here are some reproductions .
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    And the real deal
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    A clever cook can make good meat of a whetstone.” Erasmus

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    always liked Radharc knives
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    Michael Mara of Radharc knives has some interesting items take a look

    http://www.radharcknives.com/Medieva...hen_Knives.htm

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    A clever cook can make good meat of a whetstone.” Erasmus

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    Hmmm... those look a lot like Sam's three finger pinchy knife. History repeats itself.

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