#69-John Phillips


April 26th, 2021

1 hr 24 mins 12 secs

Season 2

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About this Episode

Bladesmith to the stars John Phillips brought a load of his handcrafted knives to the shop. John talks Ben through how he turned a passion for working with metals, into a career of hand crafting knives and edge tools for some of the best chefs in the world. After becoming a champion on History Channel's show "Forged in Fire", and having his knives featured in a NYT best selling cook book, John's knives have come to be coveted by collectors and celebrity chefs worldwide. John also drops an anecdote on how he manifested making knife sets for actor Martin Starr (Silicon Valley) and Sturgill Simpson. Check out this episode on Youtube if you want to see the knives https://youtu.be/bRfD1b7r5nY