Masahiro knives are the most prestigious brand of Japanese knives on the market today. Masahiro Elite series of kitchen knives feature the highest quality stainless steel construction, sleek innovative design, unmatched beauty and great functionality. Masahiro knives are constructed with MBS-26 high carbon stainless steel. That means the knives are highly corrosion-resistant and very strong. They will hold their sharp edge and make your cutting jobs fast and easy.