Paring Knife
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A Paring Knife blade is usually 3” (7.6 cm) long.

Culinary Uses

Paring or trimming of vegetables and fruit.

Smart Kitchen touches on how to use a Paring Knife in Lesson 2: Basic Knife Skills, but gets into more detail about Paring Knives in Lesson 12: Intermediate Knife Skills and Lesson 21: Advanced Knife Skills.