The Home Series is a refreshed and popular paddle-shaped, hand-held cheese grater with an updated handle design that provides greater comfort, stability, and durability. The handle design combines a comfortable, soft-touch material with an overlay of stronger, molded plastic with subtle ribbing for a more secure grip. All Microplane® Home Series Cheese Graters offer a broad grating surface for more room to efficiently get the job done. All are dishwasher-safe and feature razor-sharp surgical-grade stainless steel blades
Use a Ribbon Cheese Grater for:
Apples, Butter, Cabbage, Carrots, Chilies, Chocolate, Coconut, Hard and Soft Cheese, Onions, and Zucchini. This tool shreds foods into ribbons, when you pull the food back and forth across the blades. The result is similar to a ribbon and is preferred when baking, or cooking.
Yes, it is sold separately, and can be used to grate small items like garlic and nutmeg.