Victorinox / Forschner 47645 Flexible Granton Edge Slicing Knife is ideal for any kitchen! The cooking equipment is among the best knives for chefs, made to give high performance when slicing meats. The kitchen knife features a Fibrox handle that is designed to be slip-resistant when wet or greasy while minimizing wrist tension during the cut. The blade of the chef knife is constructed of high carbon stainless steel with a granton edge which is used to break suction, allowing smooth even slicing. Each blade was stamped from a single sheet of metal then hardened, tempred, polished and etched for the perfect single-design blade. This particular type of cooking knife will not discolor or corrode, due to the quality of the blade. Having all of these great features ensures all your cutting needs are met and beyond. The chefs knives should also be hand washed for best care.