This Shun Cutlery Classic Steak Knife DM0711 is a great knife to have around the kitchen! The knife simply glides through your steak with it’s 5 in. VG-MAX steel blade. The blade has 34 layers of stainless Damascus cladding on each side. The D-shaped handle on the knife is made of ebony PakkaWood and offers a solid grip. Made in Japan.