The ZWILLING Pro Series offers the most user-friendly knives available to the market. The unique blade shape and ergonomic bolster result from 280 years of experience in knife making and the rigorous study of how knives are used. A unique curved bolster supports the professional pinch grip, with thumb and index finger on the blade, for safe cutting and less fatigue. The blade was redesigned with a broader curve in the front to facilitate the rocking motion of Western cutting, while the straight back is ideal for the Asian chopping motion. The full length of the blade can be used when cutting. It can be sharpened from bolster to tip, Designed in Italy by Matteo Thun and made in Germany by ZWILLING J.A. Henckels. The company that sets the standard for exceptional cutlery worldwide.