Our History

Brooklyn Butcher Blocks was founded by Nils Wessell in February of 2010. By June of that same year, the brand was officially launched, bringing forth a range of meticulously crafted butcher blocks and cutting boards. Over the years, the brand has expanded its offerings, introducing new products, which stand as a testament to the brand’s commitment to craftsmanship and innovation. The journey of Brooklyn Butcher Blocks is a testament to passion, dedication, and the love for woodworking.

Materials & Sustainability

Our commitment to quality and the environment is unwavering. Every material we use is sourced right here in the USA. We’ve designed our product line with a focus on reducing waste, ensuring that even the smallest remnants from our workshop are composted. Our dedication to sustainability reflects our respect for the environment and our desire to leave a positive impact.

Our Team

At the heart of Brooklyn Butcher Blocks is Nils Wessell, the founder and visionary behind the brand. Nils’ passion for woodworking and his commitment to quality have been the driving forces behind the brand’s success. As a family-owned business, we take pride in our roots and the close-knit bond we share. While our team of craftsmen may evolve, one thing remains constant: a collective dedication to excellence. Each member brings a unique skill set, ensuring that every product we craft tells a story of dedication, precision, and love for the art of woodworking.

Nils Wessell