The Zwilling 38419-183 Pro Chinese Chef’s Knife features a high carbon stainless steel blade. The blade on the knife measures 7.00 in. and has a satin finish. The traditional three rivet handle on the knife is made of polypropylene and offers a secure grip. The knife is best used for cutting large pieces of meat and can also cut through small bones and cartilage. The knife is dishwasher safe, but it is recommended to hand wash to keep your knife in tip top shape. Made in Germany.