This Zwilling J.A. Henckels Four Star 4" Paring Knife is ready to deliver a lifetime of culinary adventures. Manufactured in Germany, and designed to go the distance thanks to a tradition of hand-honed, hand-finished artisanship. Zwilling's incredibly-durable proprietary Friodur high carbon steel formula is the result of over 280 years of experimentation. Dependably sharp, corrosion-resistant, balanced for long hours of food prep work in your home kitchen.