Mice, peel, slice and do so much more with your small fruits and veggies with the Messermeister Meridian Elite 3 1/2" Paring Knife. The tapered point blade gives you more blade allowing you to have more grips. With the ergonimic non-slip resistant handle, you won't have to worry about your hands slipping, hold your knife at any grip without having to worry about cutting yourself. The Paring Knife is a need for any kitchen that does cookin'. It's one of the most used knives in the kitchen, many can't get enough so they have multiples hanging around in the kitchen - can't risk going without your paring knife it's not a want it's a need. Use this knife for the smaller things such as mincing herbs, onions, garlic, cutting vegetables, peeling and chopping fruit. The handle is triple riveted so its crack-proof guarenteed. If you don't have this in your kitchen already, what are you waiting for.