Truly unique, Global knives are the choice for chefs around the world. This set includes two items every cook needs: a reliable santoku and a user-friendly sharpener. Ideal for slicing fish, cutting meat and chopping vegetables, the sleek, seamless Global santoku is constructed from a single piece of CROMOVA stainless steel to eliminate food traps and give you unmatched agility. Best thing is, you can easily return it to its original sharpness with the best-selling Global Minosharp-celebrated as one of the most effective and easy-to-use handheld sharpeners available. Material: CROMOVA 18 stainless steel. Care: Hand wash knife and dry immediately, rinse and drip dry sharpener. Dimensions: 7" blade, 11¾" total knife length, sharpener is 9" x 2" x 2½". Warranty: Limited lifetime warranty. Made in Japan. FEATURES:Santoku is lightweight to reduce hand fatigue. Perfectly balanced for more control. Ergonomic, molded handle. Global's signature dimple pattern provides a stronger grip. Edge is ground straight to a point, rather than beveled, for exceptional sharpness and edge-retention. Hollow handle is filled just enough to achieve the perfect weight. Easy-to-use hand-held sharpener. Water reservoir and ceramic wheels ensure correct angle. Two color-coded sharpening wheels. Designed for Global knives, but sharpens most others, too. No batteries or electricity required. Note: Not for use with serrated knives or knives sharpened on only one side. For these knives, use a waterstone or ceramic stone.