You'll love the versatility of the Kershaw Precision Forged Stainless Steel Paring Knife. De-vein shrimp, peel vegetables or remove seeds from peppers and jalapenos, you'll find yourself reaching for this knife again and again. Made to the exacting standards that Kershaw is famous for, the Precision Forged Stainless Steel Series of knives feature German-style drop-forged construction. Made with 1.4116 high-carbon, German stainless steel, these Kershaw knives feature superior edge retention. Each knife features a 54-56 Rockwell Hardness rating, and each blade is honed to an incredibly sharp edge. With full-tang, fully riveted construction and POM handles with net-finish, you are guaranteed a knife that is not only well, constructed, but beautiful as well. Dishwasher safe, hand washing recommended.