Just about any culinary task requiring a knife can be accomplished with this trusty workhorse. Forged from one piece of specially tempered high carbon stainless steel for exceptional strength. The blade is comprised of a special steel alloy that's exceptionally sharp and has a long-lasting, easily restorable edge. The forked tip is great for serving. The bolster provides heft and balance as well as a finger guard for safety and comfort. Full tang construction from the bolster through the back of the handle for a solid feel and confident control. Riveted synthetic handle is smooth and seamless for a comfortable grip. Details include a ground and polished spine with an etching of the steel formula and trident logo. Carefully hand wash and towel dry. Blade length: 6.0 Blade width: 1.5 Handle length: 5.0 Weight each: 5.9 oz. Made in Germany.