A three piece knife set for the kitchen is the ideal starter kit for the new cook. The 3 Piece 5100 Series Hollow Edge Knife Set (5000-3GE) is just such a set and the knives are made from high carbon stainless steel. The handles are black plastic and are securely held in place with 3 strong rivets. The set consists of a 7-inch general purpose kitchen knife, a 6-inch serrated utility knife and a 3-1/2-inch paring knife. The knives have razor sharp edges and are perfectly balanced for ease of use. The 7-inch knife is designed with a Granton style edge featuring a row of dimples along the blade.