The Chicago Cutlery Essentials Stainless Steel Knife Block Set includes all the essential cutting instruments you need for efficient slicing, chopping, and cutting tasks in your kitchen. Essentials 15-piece set includes 3-inch peeling, 3-1/2-inch paring, 4-1/2-inch serrated fruit, 4-3/4-inch serrated utility, 5-inch Santoku, 7-inch Santoku, 8-inch scallop bread knives, kitchen shears, six (6) serrated steak knives, and wood block. Blades are made of high-carbon stainless steel for a strong, hard edge for long lasting, precise cutting and easy re-sharpening; high-carbon stainless steel resists stains, rust and pitting. Exclusive 25 Degree Taper Grind edge ensures optimum sharpness for precise cutting right out of the box and makes knives easier to re-sharpen. Knives feature full metal tang construction for added strength, balance and control. Triple stainless steel rivets secure the handles to the blades for increased safety and stability. Lifetime warranty against manufacturer defect.