The santoku knife is a Japanese cook's knife that combines the features of a cleaver with a chef's knife. It has a unique shape that allows you to use it as a spatula to scoop up whatever you are cutting. The santoku knife features a granton scalloped blade to ensure foods are not sticking to it. The Victorinox santoku knife features a beautiful and authentic rosewood handle. The gorgeous handle is well balanced, high quality, and lightweight. The santoku knife has an extremely sharp European stainless steel blade that has been a hallmark of Victorinox Swiss Army cutlery for over 130 years. The 7" blade santoku granton knife comes in a gift box and has a lifetime warranty.