When Christmas is the big-deal meal of the year and the turkey and ham are the table's crowning glory, tools of a higher order are called for. Make carving a joy with these fine weapons of mass digestion.
1 Chef Inox carving fork, $4.99, and carving knife, $5.99, from Tomkin.
2 F.Dick red-handled fork, $131.95, and knife, $145.95, from The Bay Tree.
3 Shun "Kaji" carving set, $549.95, from Williams-Sonoma.
4 Global carving knife, $155, and fork, $129.
5 Lamson & Goodnow slicer, $129.95, and fork, $89.95, from Chef and the Cook.
6 Maxwell & Williams "Pistol Grip" carving set, $49.95.