Professional Cutlery & Sharpening Services

We carry knives and cutlery appropriate for the professional as well as the home chef. Choose knife-friendly cutting boards to help prolong the life of your knives.

We also now offer Professional Knife Sharpening services right here in Chelan, WA. We have invested in the Tru Hone Professional Knife Sharpening System, which means we have the ability to hone and sharpen your knives back to as good as new. 

For knife sharpening, just stop by our shop here in Chelan.

Mon-Sat: 10am to 5:30pm
Sun: 11am to 3pm

109 E. Woodin Ave Chelan, WA 98816

The Culinary Apple Blog

Compression Socks for Everyone

September 03, 2018

You've probably heard about the benefits of wearing compression socks while traveling -- especially on a long flight or car ride. They help to increase circulation and reduce the risk of swelling and clotting on long flights when it's inconvenient or impossible to move around. Basically, the compression socks squeeze your legs, helping veins and leg muscles move blood more efficiently. It is now known that compression socks are also great for anyone with an active lifestyle. Try them on your next hike. You'll be amazed at how energized you feel even after hiking long distances. They're great for runners, too, because they improve blood flow while you're working out. Compression socks also improve endurance and muscle function, while reducing... Read more

Anniversary Sale - That's a Wrap

July 05, 2018

Wow, you all really know how to celebrate! Thank you so much for coming out to party with us during our double anniversary sale last weekend. We got to celebrate both 22 years of business as well as Dave and Mary's 50th wedding anniversary. It was such a blast! We were so busy that I didn't get to take as many pictures as I would have liked, but I did want to share the few I did take. Thanks again for supporting us and shopping local! It was so fun seeing these smiling faces excited to be the first ones into our Anniversary Sale. You all added the the excitement of the day, for sure!  We were so lucky to... Read more

The Year of Giveaways!

February 08, 2018

2018 is going to be just as fun, with just as many chances to win! We've got some different things planned, but will continue to hold events and giveaways as one way to say thank you for shopping with us throughout the year.
Knife Sharpening in Lake Chelan

July 20, 2017

Knives, like any other tool or machine, need to be maintained. If it isn't tuned up or in good working order, you're going to run into problems. That's why a sharp knife is a safe knife. Also, working with a sharp knife will allow you to get a cleaner cut and thinner, more precise, slices. At Culinary Apple, we often sell customers a manual knife sharpener for home maintenance, and these are great -- when they get used. Most people don't take the time required to keep their cutlery at peak sharpness. Or, they don't feel confident they are using the manual knife sharpeners correctly. This leads to consumers making due with dull, inefficient knives or with the feeling that... Read more

Best Father's Day Gift Ideas

June 10, 2017

It can be tough finding just the right gift for dad on Father's Day. It's hard to break out of the same routine, but we've got some great gift ideas that we think your dad will love! How about our popular BBQ Gift Basket? We've included 3 of our most popular Tom Douglas Rubs, along with our top selling BBQ Grill Mat. Give Dad the gift of never having to clean the grill again! Now, that is a great gift. What about a brand new knife from Wusthof? They've selected the 5" Nakiri as the 2017 Knife of the Year, and it would make a terrific Father's Day Gift - it's so versatile! Not only will your dad love the... Read more