Always have the knife you need at hand with this complete set. 18 piece set includes: 2.75 peeling knife 2.75 parer/boning knife 4 paring/utility knife 5 serrated utility knife 5 hollow ground santoku knife 8 chef's knife 8 bread knife 9 honing steel 8 – Gourmet steak knives(stamped construction) Kitchen shears Sturdy hardwood storage block. With an eye toward traditional design, the quality of the knife is evident by the full length of solid steel through the riveted handle. Full-tang SIGMAFORCE blade is forged to exacting standards for balance and lasting sharpness. Friodur ice hardened stainless steel resists corrosion and pitting while maintaining superior blade strength. Precision laser controlled edge results in a consistent blade angle that stays sharper longer. Super Bolster provides excellent weight balance and ensures safe handling. Triple riveted Novodur handles are extremely durable, strong, smooth and comfortable. Hand washing recommended. Made in Germany.