Brad Makes A Knife with Bob Kramer | It's Alive | Bon Appétit

  • Published on: 14 December 2017
  • Bon Appétit Test Kitchen manager, Brad Leone, is back for episode 20 of "It's Alive," and this time he's visiting the workshop of legendary knife maker Bob Kramer to see what goes into making a high quality chef's knife. Together they forge, grind, and squish their way through creating a 5 inch utility blade. A high quality chef's knife makes a great gift if you're still looking for the perfect present for your culinary loved ones this holiday season, or just to step up your own kitchen game. Check out for additional designs, products, and maintenance tips.

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    Brad Makes A Knife with Bob Kramer | It's Alive | Bon Appétit
  • Runtime : 14:6
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  • Nolan Martin
    Nolan Martin   1 days ago

    What even is Life? We don't know that so wtf are these people complaining aboot?

  • R X
    R X   4 days ago

    Julien solomita and Brad?

  • Sean Alexander
    Sean Alexander   1 weeks ago

    the stretcher reminded me of the pasta rolling contraption in the test kitchen

  • Tyler Schroeder
    Tyler Schroeder   2 weeks ago

    Had no idea you were in our fair city of Bellingham! Hope you enjoyed your stay.

  • M W
    M W   2 weeks ago

    Great Job! Brad. ..... 04:40 ..... Kramer Jedi ..... 04:50 .....

  • Ale Amézquita
    Ale Amézquita   2 weeks ago

    wait is this the story of the knife he gave to gaby? if it is no wonder she loves it!

  • baby sloth
    baby sloth   3 weeks ago

    Major Lady Gaga "100 people in a room'' speech flashbacks

  • Lousine Boyakhandjyan

    jagex devs saw this vid before they decided to do the mining + smithing rework

  • Mech-E
    Mech-E   3 weeks ago

    I'm not trying to be that uber safety guy but safety glasses would be a good idea

  • Tony Myrén
    Tony Myrén   3 weeks ago

    Why did i get nervous about seeing Brad with heavy machinery? :D Got the same feeling when you see a kid using a sharp knife for the first time hahaha!

  • Bunny
    Bunny   1 months ago

    PLEASE use metric units, only a few people that watch these videos bother with Fahrenheit

  • Iksde
    Iksde   1 months ago

    how nice of a person is Bob Kramer, what a legend.

  • Cr!nx
    Cr!nx   1 months ago

    I am working at a big car factory in Germany. As I watch this video I am getting a stomach age cuz they barely watch after themselves. What about ARBEITSSICHERHEIT??? No Goggles what so ever... :O

  • Jakommo
    Jakommo   1 months ago

    3:05 meanwhile dog is just casually chilling close to a nonstop bashing mashine

  • silentj624
    silentj624   1 months ago

    When I watch videos like this I think of the times when knives just like this were made without machines. Humans can be trash, but we're also amazing in so many ways.

  • Eliana Kreider
    Eliana Kreider   1 months ago

    My suspicions that Chris magically appears whenever the word “temper” is said are confirmed!

  • 15cnelson42082
    15cnelson42082   1 months ago

    Finally the docker looking like very 'Profesh' Leone

  • Bradley Hughes
    Bradley Hughes   1 months ago

    Hephaestus smiles upon Bob. He is pleased, great rewards and privileges shall be granted to Bob Kramer!

  • Westin Lohne
    Westin Lohne   1 months ago

    this is one of the best episodes brad n vinny has ever done

  • Jae
    Jae   1 months ago

    Don’t shake your Polaroids!This is the second time I’ve had to comment this this week

  • Jill Bond
    Jill Bond   1 months ago

    the only important thing I need to know as a regular layperson is the best way to maintain the blade, and we didn't get that!!!

  • Ruby S
    Ruby S   1 months ago

    lets get kiwami japan on its alive PLEASE

  • Abdul Rehmani
    Abdul Rehmani   1 months ago

    THATS ONE SEXY KNIFE. SEXYYYY KNIFEEEE its not your Regular Knife, its just a SEXY KNIFE SEXXXY KNIFEeee.

  • Mybuttox R. Smooth
    Mybuttox R. Smooth   1 months ago

    Claire Saffitz: "Let me see what you have."Brad: "A knife!"Claire Saffitz: "Nooo!"Chris Morocco: "Oh my god why does he have a kn-"

  • kelzuya
    kelzuya   1 months ago

    "Can't get nothin' past me Vince"

  • Dana Swigart
    Dana Swigart   1 months ago

    Hi Brad ! You are a great Inspiration to alot of us youtubers.and not a bad looking Gentalman to boot 👀👢🤗✌.can you make Tabooli and Hummus and falafel and tazeeki sauce and cucumber sauce and Jerusalem flat bread

  • Eric peppy
    Eric peppy   1 months ago

    I wish I could make knives for a living. So cool. I loved this episode.

  • Zara Vickers
    Zara Vickers   1 months ago

    My god this is the millionth time I've watched this but I just have to say that knife is so BEAUTIFUL

  • kaylaglazz
    kaylaglazz   1 months ago

    I thought this was going to end BAD

  • Chris Sigel
    Chris Sigel   1 months ago

    BA has the best editing staff in the game. The lightsaber bit kills me every time.