This is one of the newest and most popular items in our line. It is handcrafted in the Appalachian Mountains of Kentucky. The cherry blade and walnut handle makes it a beautiful piece. The lettuce knife is a work horse in the Kitchen. The wood blade keeps lettuce from turning brown so quickly. The lettuce knife can also be used for soft cakes, corn bread, and fruits. it is approximately 12 inches long and is easy to care for. Hand wash and pat dry. Never leave it soaking in water or place in the dishwasher. An occasional coating of mineral oil will help retain the natural luster of the wood. Foodies, chiefs, and salad lovers will appreciate this beautiful knife. Let the lettuce knife cut down on your food bill.