There are different types of cutting boards available in the market. The cutting board for meat (butcher block) should be very easy to clean and maintain and should also give a steady performance over the course of time. Given below are three of the most highly rated products from the category.
1. Ironwood Gourmet 28218 Square Charleston End Grain Chef’s Board , Acacia Wood
This cutting board is 14 inches square x 1 25 inch thick and made entirely out of acacia wood. It has a solid built and comes with handles for easy portability. The non-slip base ensures the board says in place during the chopping. It is very easy to clean and unlike other chopping blocks, this one does not warp with time.
- The chopping comes with deep grooves for collecting the juices and therefore avoids mess
- The board does not damage expensive knives
- Being made out of wood, it is environment-friendly
- It comes in an attractive design
- The board comes beautifully wrapped and makes for excellent gift items
- It can be used for cutting and chopping everything from fruits to raw meat to grilled briskets and barbeques
2. SoulFino Bamboo Butcher Block
This is an extra thick cutting board with a dimension of 17 by 13 by 1.5 inches. Due to the large size, it can be used for all types of chopping and cutting. The body of the chopping board is made out of bamboo which makes it much lighter as compared to other chopping boards of similar size. It is also very tough and scratch resistant. This Bamboo cutting board is very durable and makes for an ideal investment.
- The board is dense enough for all types of chopping
- It does not damage knives
- Designed to be used by professionals as well as amateurs
- The surface is on porous and does not support bacterial growth
- The chopping board is very easy to clean
- The surface does not absorb liquids and soak in stains and odors
- It is resistant towards cracking and warping
- No toxic chemicals are used during the manufacturing
- Environment-friendly product
3. Large End Grain Bamboo Cutting Board
This is a very stylish chopping board that not only works great but also looks great. It is made entirely out of bamboo wood and features a checkerboard design. This bamboo chopping board is sustainable, biodegradable and environment-friendly.
- It is extra thick and does not dull out the knives
- It is resistant towards staining and warping and therefore lasts a good amount of time
- It comes with a rubber foot which ensures there is no slipping during the chopping
- There are groves to keep the juices from running off the board
- Due to its elegant design, it can also be used as a tray for serving sliced cheese, fruits, grilled meat and more
- It has a non-porous surface
- Resists bacterial growth on the surface
- Holds an FDA certification
The right accessories can help you save a great deal of time and hassle in the kitchen. Cutting boards, being one of the most frequently used items, deserves to be chosen with care. The three products reviewed above could be an ideal addition to any kitchen. They are easy to clean and maintain, tender on the knives and offer a super hygienic cutting surface at all times.