Produced by Japan's leading blade manufacturer, this serrated knife cuts cleanly through tomatoes and other delicate fruits and vegetables without tearing them. The knife is also excellent for bagels, sandwiches and small slicing jobs. VG-10 "super steel" blades are clad on each side with 69 microthin layers of stainless steel, creating a variegated look reminiscent of a Damascus-style blade. Slim, serrated blade cuts cleanly and efficiently without tearing or squashing delicate foods like tomatoes and baked goods. Durable PakkaWood handle resists moisture and has a D shape, to sit comfortably in the hand. Handcrafted in Japan.