For shaving chocolate, hard cheeses, cucumber, garlic and ginger. The Professional Series Fine Grater, terrific for zesting and spice grating, also makes a fast melting powder for pastas. Pair it with the Grater Attachment for grating several nutmeg or other pebble-sized spices at once. All Microplane® Professional Series graters are dishwasher-safe, featuring all stainless steel construction, comfortably curved handles and non-slip rubber feet. Non-slip end for added stability. Cover included. Material: 18/8 stainless handle and frame Blade made in the USA.