This beautiful 18cm Santoku Knife is a perfect all-purpose knife that can be used for chopping fruit, vegetables and meat. It was originally crafted and invented for Japanese homemakers who wanted to recreate Western-style cuisine in their kitchen. The word Santoku means 'three ways' which relates to Slicing, Dicing and Mincing.The colourful resin handles, available in Amber, Sapphire and Emerald capture a beautiful marble pattern. The handles are both hard-wearing and supremely comfortable.The delicately etched pattern across the blade symbolizes the rising mist on a tranquil sunny morning. An additional touch of elegant luxury to these already exquisite knives.