Expertly crafted, using semi-polished, high-carbon German steel which has been hardened and tempered to provide a long lasting edge for a professional, quality cut every time, is engineered to withstand even the toughest kitchens. Work horse of the kitchen, making it ideal for a variety of cutting tasks including; chopping, dicing, slicing, and mincing. German Stainless Steel Blade with a Rockwell hardness of HRC 56. Durable, High Heat Resistant, Nylon and Silicone handle for a comfortable, nonslip grip. NSF Approved and Dishwasher Safe. Lifetime Limited Warranty.