Zwilling Pro is the most user-friendly knife available. The unique blade shape and ergonomic bolster are the result of 280 years of experience in knife making, and the rigorous study of how knives are used. Made in Germany, designed in Italy by Matteo Thun. This 4" Paring Knife is small, light and versatile with a slim blade and centered tip. It peels, cuts, cleans and garnishes fruit and vegetables. Also suitable for preparing meat and larding. Unique curved bolster and innovative blade shape. Made from high carbon German stainless steel. Sigmaforge® knife, forged from one single piece of steel. Friodur® blade, ice-hardened to ~57 Rockwell Hardness. Hand sharpened and polished. Laser controlled edge angle of 15° on each side. Traditional three rivet handle. Full tang. Dishwasher safe (Hand-washing recommended).