Costco offers its members the Cangshan Steel N1 Series 17-Piece Knife Block Set for $249.99 with free shipping. (Non-members pay $12.50 more.) That's the lowest price we could find by $226. It's made from German steel and includes a chef's knife, bread knife, Santoku knife, boning knife, tomato/cheese knife, serrated utility knife, paring knife, peeling knife, six steak knives, honing steel, kitchen shears, and walnut block.