American made razor sharp stainless steel French Chef's Knife has a blade measuring 8 1/2". Uses: Minces and dices vegetables for soups, salads, casseroles and other recipes. Serious cooks like the large cutting surface for mincing and dicing. Lifetime guarantee for these fantastic kitchen utensils and cutlery. Your choice of handles: black resin which is dishwasher safe and brushed aluminum which is hand wash only. Made in the USA.