The Friedr. Dick Forged 5.5" Santoku Knife, EURASIA Series, is a Japanese inspired all-purpose knife with a "Granton" edge. The dimpled edge is designed to minimize resistance when cutting, and the thin blade is perfect for cutting food without crushing it. Made from one continuous piece of steel without any welding, this knife is extremely durable and perfectly balanced. It features an ergonomic design, which ensures ease of use and expert execution.