The Victorinox 40027 7 1/2 inch Chef’s Knife is meant to perform well through a wide variety of kitchen tasks. If you’re slicing sections of meat, chopping an array of vegetables, or mincing fresh herbs the chef’s knife can get the job done in both the hands of an up-and-coming student chef or a skilled and seasoned professional. Stamped construction provides a lighter, thinner blade, and a serrated edge cuts faster and stays sharp longer. The carved rosewood handle is classy, comfortable, and made to last. At 7 1/2 inches long tip to handle, and equipped with all the features that make this style of knife so popular, the Victorinox 40027 chef’s knife is an excellent addition to any cutlery set.