The Wusthof Classic Asian Prep Knife features a sharp tip, which can be used to peel ginger. This multi-tasking knife is also perfect for processing vegetables for stir fry and thinly slicing meats. Use the tip and razor-sharp edge for everything from skinning fish to shaving vegetables. Every Wusthof knife is crafted in Solingen, Germany; a family-owned and managed company with a rich heritage since 1814. Each Wusthof knife collection is made of high quality materials and craftsmanship. Precision forged featuring a full tang, high-carbon stainless steel with bolster to add balance and weight. The new Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) enhances the blades sharpness by 20%, and will last twice as long. Each knife features a computer controlled cutting edge to ensure the final edge of the blade is precise and uniform from the tip to the heel of the knife. Made in Solingen, Germany with a lifetime warranty.