While you enjoy the heady, mouth-watering aroma of fresh bread coming from the oven, get out your favorite bread-slicing tools, including the Wusthof Classic IKON 8 in. Bread Knife and a generous-sized cutting board. With this exceptional knife, slicing bread is as much fun as eating it. You can count on Wusthof knives for ultra-sharp, easy-to-care-for blades and sturdy construction. This stunning hand-washable knife is made from one piece of specially-tempered high-carbon steel for amazing strength. The beautiful wood grain grip is made of Grenadill or African Blackwood, one of the hardest woods in the world, the harvest of which is limited to small quantities of government-controlled, farmed trees. The handle shell is seamlessly and hygienically fit together with the blade using triple rivets. The grip is subtly shaped to fit your hand comfortably as you work and includes a full tang and specially designed bolster for exceptional control. This knife is the greatest thing since sliced bread itself.