The Messermeister Park Plaza 3 1/2" Paring Knife, with a blade that tapers to a point, is our most popular. What makes this knife popular is that it's such a good paring knife, and paring knives are a must in the kitchen, chef's keep up to 4 extras hanging around to make sure they always have their paring knife available. With the comfortable to hold handle, slicing, peeling, pairing, and trimming small fruits and vegetables is easy. Once you try this Messermeister knife you'll never want to try another brand. These knives are rated to be the highest quality for all kitchens by chef's and everyday cooks.