The Victorinox Swiss Classic chef's knife is an all purpose and essential tool to every kitchen. The cook's knife is designed to dice onions, mince shallots, chop herbs, crush garlic, slice all kinds of meats, shred cabbage, and much more. The chef's knife really is your go-to knife! The knife is from the Swiss Classic line that features a contemporary, contoured nylon handle that is both lightweight and durable, making the knife seem like an extension of your hand. The Victorinox chef's knife has a 8 inch / 20cm blade, was made in Switzerland, comes in a gift box, and has a lifetime warranty.