The Fusion collection from Chicago Cutlery uses professionally forged, high-carbon stainless steel blades with black comfort-grip poly handles. These professional performance knives are perfect for the everyday cook who wants an affordable kitchen solution without compromising on quality, or the experienced cook who knows how to get the most out of his or her tools. With Taper Grind edge technology, this seven-inch santoku provides optimum sharpness for precise cutting, and is easy to re-sharpen. The non-slip cushioned handle makes regular use painless, with a forged bolster to protect your fingers that also increases weight and balance. A granton edge of hollow indents helps food to slide easily off the sides of the knife while chopping. Backed by a lifetime manufacturer warranty, this elegant and contemporary stainless steel knife is resistant to rust.