Our Comfort-Pro Series Santoku knife is built using high carbon German stainless steel. This 7″ Santoku offers long lasting performance for any kitchen. It features a hollow ground surface so food is less likely to stick. It boasts a Rockwell Hardness of 56 giving the blade a hard, tough surface along with exceptional edge retention. Add on its non-stick, rust, corrosion and stain resistant properties and you have a low maintenance tool that will prove to be your go-to knife in the kitchen.