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Best wood for a cutting board?

juliejulez | Jan 10, 201509:34 AM     33

I am moving into my brand new house next month and I'd like to upgrade my large wood cutting board. My cabinets are walnut, so I was thinking a walnut board would look nice.

But then I figured I should probably worry more about durability than appearance, although I would like it to look nice as it will sit on the counter all the time.

So, what is the best kind of wood for a cutting board?

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