The WÜSTHOF 8” Classic Chef’s Knife is the workhorse of the kitchen and is essential for preparing any meal. This all-purpose cook’s knife can be used for chopping, mincing, slicing and dicing. Chopping through bones will damage the fine edge. Precision-forged from a single blank of high carbon stainless steel. Full tang that is triple riveted to the handle for precise control. Comfortable and highly-durable handle resists fading and discoloration. Full bolster and finger guard.