Resembling a bird's beak, the short, curved blade of this professional-quality knife is great for creating intricate cuts for decorative garnishes and for prepping small, spherical fruits and vegetables. The razor-sharp blade is forged in Germany of high-carbon steel. Compact blade is curved for creating intricate cuts or prepping small, spherical produce. Knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Wusthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures a 20% sharper blade with twice the edge retention. Full tang is triple riveted to the handle for exceptional durability and control. Polypropylene handle is contoured for a comfortable grip.