J.A. Henckels International Forged Synergy knives are a contemporary style priced at a great value. These knives are fully forged with a POM riveted handle with brushed stainless steel accents. The 3 inch hollow edge kudamono parer is perfect for those smaller jobs cutting fruits and vegetables. The hollow edge allows air between the blade and the item you are slicing to avoid sticking to the blade and ease of slicing.