The Classic line of knives are made of high quality German, carbon, no-stain steel. The one-piece traditional forged construction provides durability and features a full bolster for balance, weight, safety and comfort. It is the choice of professionals because of its heavy-weight with exposed full tang for strength, durability and balance. The carving knife set is perfect for slicing foul, roasts and large ham. Henckels International which stands for the high knife quality and exceptional values.