The Messermeister Oliva Elite 9cm Paring Knife is our most popular style paring knife. This size blade is ideal for paring, peeling and slicing small fruits and vegetables.

Made in Germany, each handle in the Oliva Elite range is unique and made from exquisite, Italian olive wood. No two handles are identical, making the steels truly one-of-a-kind.

Ideal for paring, peeling, slicing and trimming.


  • One-piece, fully forged
  • Hand-polished Elite edge
  • Bolsterless heel
  • Cambered knife blade
  • Ergonomic balance
  • Olive wood handle
  • 100% Handcrafted in Solingen, Germany


Overall Length:        20.4 cm (8.03″)
Blade Length:           9 cm (3.54″)
Blade Thickness:      1.55mm
Steel:                           High Carbon Stainless X50CrMoV15
Hardness:                   57-58 HRC
Handle:                       Italian Olive Wood
Style:                            Fully Forged, Hidden Tang
Weight:                        50 Grams
Made in:                      Germany