The Zwilling 4 Star II 8 in. Carver is a versatile knife ideal for slicing up a bevy of veggies and various proteins. This high-quality knife features a hardened steel blade with a molded poly handle, making it comfortable and nimble. A full tang offers balance and stability. Hand-washing recommended.About Zwilling JA Henckels:JA Henckels has been producing the best in German steel knife design since 1895. Their products are designed for everyday use, giving you the maximum value for your money. This modern company uses innovative technology to create the highest-quality products. They're so sure you'll be satisfied with their products that they back each one with a lifetime warranty. With several lines of quality cutlery and other products, you're sure to find the perfect housewarming or wedding gift, or addition to your own kitchen.