The 6 inch Bread Knife easily slices a wide variety of breads including hoagie buns, pound cakes and bread loaves. You will find that the small serrated teeth even slice through warm homemade bread without the loaf becoming squished or crumbling. This length of Bread Knife is perfect for slicing your smaller loaves of bread such as banana bread, pumpkin bread and other fruit breads as well as rye bread or even shortcake.Your choice of handles: black resin which is dishwasher safe and brushed aluminum which is hand wash only. Lifetime guarantee for these fantastic kitchen utensils and cutlery. Made in the USA.