Kalorik Cobra Series Cutlery block is the best way to store and organize your Japanese High Carbon Stainless Steel knives. Cutlery block also helps keep your knives sharp for maximum performance. Black finish matches with all kitchen décor. Easy to clean, you can place in dishwasher (rods go on the top rack and do not use heat cycle) or simple hand washing with warm, soapy water. Great way to organize and keep your knives safe and out of harm's way.