Considered to be one of the best lines as an introduction to Japanese knives, the DP series is constructed with a core of VG-10 stainless steel sandwiched between a layer of softer stainless for ease of sharpening. This line is constructed with a Black Stamina wood handle and stainless steel bolster. These knives are known for their superior performance for the price. This 3 piece set includes: The 90mm Paring knife (F-800) is the perfect knife for detail cutting or peeling fruits and vegetables. The 120mm Paring/Utility knife (F-801) is just that: the perfect all-around kitchen multi-tasker. It can be used to peel larger fruits and vegetables or even as a small slicer for meat like roasted pork tenderloins or chicken breasts. The 210mm Gyuto (F-808) is hands down, the most popular knife among home cooks. It is the perfect size for the home kitchen or when cutting board real estate is at a premium. It is the all-around multi-tasking blade and great for so many jobs.