This Santoku and 210mm chef knife set is an everyday, lightweight, aesthetically appealing piece with a full tang, western style handle. The blade is made of Molybdenum Vanadium steel, the handle with smooth nonporous hygienic Corian. Wash after each use, dishwasher safe. Try not to drop, because the handles are like ceramic but sturdier, it can chip or even break. Comes in it's individual box. Great gift for weddings or housewarming.