Wusthof Classic Hollow Edge Chef's Knife : The hollow-ground pattern of oval indentations on both sides of the blade give the essential chef's knife an extra edge for stick-resistant precision slicing. Also called a cook's knife, this is the all-purpose kitchen workhorse. Handmade in Germany since 1814, Wusthof cutlery is prized by the world's top chefs for restaurant and home cooking. The Classic line features cutlery that is precision forged of high-carbon, stain-resistant steel and skillfully honed by hand. The black virtually indestructible full tang handle is triple-riveted for superior strength and durability. Product Features Precision forged from one-piece of steel for greater stability and sharpness Precision hand-honed, high-carbon, stainless-steel knife resists rust and stains Hollowed edges reduce friction when slicing Computer-controlled grinding and polishing yields precise tapering of blade Laser-controlled blade edges stay sharp longer with a more consistent blade angle Completely hygienic, virtually indestructible Hostaform-C plastic handle is buffed and polished by hand Handle is secured to tang with three distinctive silver-nickel rivets Signature bolster/finger guard accounts for the solid balanced feel Ergonomically designed handle offers a smooth, comfortable grip Dishwasher-safe, but hand-washing recommended Made in Germany Limited lifetime warranty
I got this knife as a Christmas gift and I absolutely love it! It is so sharp and can cut through anything - even tomatoes - with ease. I would highly recommend this knife to any level of cook. Its an all-around great tool!!