For beginner to expert, good knives are every cook's most important too! The Norpro Knife Line is a complete line of high quality cutlery featuring stainless molybdenum Vanadium steel (x50CrMoV steel 15 Blade Hrc 55). Taper ground and stone finished blades. Full tang with double bolsters for superb balance. Comfortable, synthetic handles secured with three rivets.