The EKA Butcher Pro Series of kitchen knives is comprised of top quality cutlery for indoor and outdoor use. This great and economical series of butcher knives are completely made in Sweden of top quality materials. They have managed to create a series that rivals any other commercial grade cutlery on the market for design, quality of materials and, most of all, an incredibly low price. These are not cheapo products- they are well made and suitable for years of hard work in adverse environments and are really value priced. The two-tone soft grip handles are made of Santoprene which is a hygienically approved material worldwide and know for its sure-grip properties under stressed conditions. The blades are made from Sandvik 12C27 stainless steel which provides excellent stain resistance and prolonged edge retention.