Use this versatile paring knife to peel fruits and vegetables, trim beans, dice onions, slice mangos or devein shrimp with ease. Short blade and a razor-sharp edge make this knife the go-to choice for small, precise cuts where control is essential. Favored by professionals world-wide, this knife is designed with an ergonomic Swiss Classic handle, featuring optimally weighted, high-quality yet lightweight European steel that reduces hand and wrist fatigue, making this knife comfortable even after extended use. While this knife is dishwasher safe, to maintain maximum sharpness Victorinox recommends hand washing your knives with a soapy cloth and drying immediately. Treat yourself to a quality knife or give as a housewarming or wedding gift that will be enjoyed again and again. This is one purchase you will not regret!