The blade of the Wusthof Grand Prix II 7" Santoku is forged from a single piece of high carbon stainless steel to ensure strength. The handle features a full tang and precision forward bolster to add balance and stability, as well as being ergonomically shaped to fit the user's hand perfectly. This knife can be sharpened the entire length of the blade.
The two piece Asian Sharpener set is a very useful set for anyone who does a lot of chopping, dicing, slicing, and cutting. With this 7" santoku knife you can achieve paper-thin slices of vegetables, fruits, and deli meats. Tackle large stalked and bulky vegetables with ease. The santoku blade has hollow edges which create air pockets and allow food to slide off easily and not stick to your knife while preparing foods.
The Wusthof Grand Prix II Asian Sharpener Set is perfect for santoku or Asian blade lovers. It comes with a specially situated Asian-Edge Sharpener that is set to be safe and efficient when sharpening your santoku and nakiri blades. Wusthof knows the importance of blade maintenance when it come to such a versatile tool for chefs and home cooking enthusiasts.
Wusthof is based out of Soligen, Germany where the company has been owned by the same family since 1814. They guarantee the value of their products and hold traditional values of quality and customer service. The Wusthof Asian Sharpener Set (8642) comes with a lifetime warranty. Wusthof recommends you hand wash your Grand Prix II 7 inch Santoku knife.