Like an extension of your hand, the Wusthof Classic 10 in. Cooks Knife helps you accomplish cooking tasks in nearly every category. The knife is ergonomically designed with the help of professional chefs, perfectly balanced, and easy to wield as you slice, dice, and mince foods of all varieties. You can count on Wusthof knives for ultra-sharp, easy-to-care-for blades and sturdy construction. The dishwasher-safe knife is made from one piece of steel, so you can use it as often as you like and you won't end up with a wobbly handle. The long-lasting manmade knife grip is matte black to camouflage scratches and subtly shaped to fit your hand comfortably as you work. The blade is ground very thin on purpose, and shouldn't be used to cut hard substances such as bone, but you'll love the blade's mega-precision performance. A knife with attitude, like your Wusthof cooks knife, is a beautiful thing.