This Victorinox 8" chef's knife is an essential all-purpose kitchen tool that is perfectly suited for dicing onions, mincing shallots, chopping herbs, slicing meats, shredding cabbage, crushing garlic, and much more. The cook's knife really is your go-to knife in the kitchen! The chef's knife features a beautiful and authentic rosewood handle that is well balanced, high quality, and lightweight. The chef knife has an extremely sharp European stainless steel blade that has been a hallmark of Victorinox Swiss Army cutlery for over 130 years. The 8" blade chef's knife comes in a gift box and has a lifetime warranty.