This knife is made of sturdy, forged, high-quality stainless steel construction with a full tang for increased durability. The handle is textured for a secure grip for each use, and is made of durable plastic. The added, bright yellow colored finish both helps to identify the knife and to add a splash of color to your work space! Capable of performing precise and detailed food preparation, it's perfect for peeling and trimming small fruits and vegetables! It could also do great at things like peeling shrimp and removing seeds from certain vegetables because of it's nimble tip. Hand washing is recommended for this knife in order to extend its life.