Farberware is the #1 selling cutlery brand in the U.S. (Source: The NPD Group, Inc./Retail Tracking Service. 52 weeks ending March 2016). This 12 piece set includes 8-inch chef, 8-inch slicer, 5.5-inch serrated utility, 5-inch Santoku, 3.5-inch parer, 4 4.5-inch steaks, shear, sharpener, black block. Each knife in this set feature high carbon stainless steel blades for strength and durability. Ergonomically designed soft grip handles are designed for a comfortable grip, and the knives are perfectly balanced for precision while cutting.. Not dishwasher safe. Hand wash with warm water and a mild detergent; rinse and dry immediately..