The Wusthof Gourmet 9312 is a 12 piece block set that will go great in any kitchen! The kitchen cutlery block set includes a 2.5 in. Paring Knife, 3 in. Spear Point Paring Knife, 4.5 in. Utility Knife, Four 4.5 in. Steak Knives, 8 in. Bread Knife, 8 in. Cooks Knife, 9 in. Steel, Come-Apart Kitchen Shears and a 13-Slot Block. All the knives are made of high-carbon stainless steel and the new handle design is made of a highly durable synthetic material -Polyoxymethylene. Made in Germany.