Each knife requires a different grip, and one way to hone your skills as a home cook is to acquaint yourself with these various grips—you can chop an onion, but can you peel an apple? Slice a tomato? Core an avocado? The best knife sets contain a variety of knives: chef’s knife, bread knife, serrated knife, paring knife, steak knife, and kitchen shears. Here are our favorite knife sets, ranging in budget but all high-quality and super sharp.