Form and function come together skillfully in this peerless German-made steak knife. Its forged blade is made of a specially formulated alloyed steel that maintains an extra-sharp edge. The full tang is triple riveted to the polypropylene handle for exceptional balance. 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.