This 12×16 maple end grain butcher block is a great size for smaller countertops or even over your sink. This particular size is great for leaving out on your countertops for continued use.
The benefits of an end grain wood cutting board are numerous:
- Self healing knife marks
- More resistant to bacteria and food buildup
- Keeps your knife stable as it cuts with the direction of the wood fibers
All dimensions are approximate sizes. It is best to work with the natural characteristics of the wood first and the dimensions second.