The Victorinox Forschner Swiss Classic Hollow edge 10 inch Chef's knife is a beautiful, high quality knife with special hollow grooves in the blade. This Swiss-made knife has all the usefulness of a traditional chef's knife with the added benefit of reduced food sticking during slicing. A good chef's knife is one of the three essential knives in any kitchen. This precision instrument works for all food preparation, from slicing and dicing to chopping and mincing. The Fibrox handle is ergonomic and easy to manage with precision. Victorinox Forschner Fibrox handles are designed for use in commercial kitchens and are very easy to keep clean, as they're dishwasher safe. Fibrox handles are also durable and slip resistant.