In its seventh-generation of family ownership, Wusthof has been making some of the finest kitchen cutlery in the world since 1814. The Gourmet line features precision stainless-steel blades that resist stains and rust and hold an exceedingly sharp edge. This comprehensive set includes a wide variety of standard and specialty knives in a number of sizes to tackle most any recipe. Also included is an 8-piece steak knife set. The stamped blades are made of high-carbon stainless steel for top performance and durability. Triple-riveted high-impact plastic handles provide a secure, comfortable grip. Handsome hardwood block safely stores 22 items and is gentle on knives' edges. Knives are made in Germany. Knife block is made in China. 23-piece set includes: 2 1/2" paring knife. 3" paring knife. 3" serrated paring Eight 4 1/2" steak knives. 4 1/2" utility knife. 4 1/2" serrated utility knife. 5" boning knife. 6" utility knife. 6" cleaver. 7" hollow-ground santoku knife. 8" kitchen knife 8" bread knife. 8" chef's knife. Honing steel. Kitchen shears. 22-slot block. Please note: Storage block is counted as an individual piece.