Maison du Fromage's Cheese Cleaver cuts and cubes blocks of hard cheeses, like cheddar, havarti, swiss, and colby. It's perfectly sized and well balanced, with a blade that stays sharp for a long time. The hollow handle offers a lightweight and comfortable grip during use. It's versatile, stylish, and a great addition to everyday flatware and party accessories for entertaining. Easily prepare and serve beautiful cheese platters and charcuterie boards. Simply press the blade downward with a firm pressure to slice or chunk cheese, rather than a sawing motion. Made with brushed stainless steel, Maison du Fromage's Cheese Cleaver is sturdy, durable, and compact for easy storage, and won't stain or rust. Dishwasher safe for easy cleanup.