8-in. Hollow Edge Chef's Knife sturdy, heavy knife with broad, strong blade and fine cutting edge. The all rounder for professionals and hobby chefs that cleans vegetables, minces herbs and chops. The workhorse of all knives. Also known as the cook's knife. Knife handle is rocked up and down with one hand while the fingers of the other hand rests lightly on the back of the blade. Hollow edge allows for extra thin cutting. The TWIN Cuisine knife series is a remarkable combination of innovation and function. The award-winning, ergonomic handle design and forged construction has set a new standard in cutlery. The handle?s full horizontal tang combined with smooth, ergonomic polypropylene provides a comfortable and safe grip. The balanced super bolster provides proper weight and adds balance for safer and more professional cutting. TWIN Cuisine knives are available in a variety of styles and sets to handle all kitchen cutting tasks.