Mince garlic with minimal effort using this small but mighty tool from Microplane. Simply drop two or three cloves into the box top, then slide it back and forth to create small uniform pieces. An included scraper makes it easy to remove minced garlic from the catch chamber. Stainless-steel grating blade and durable plastic housing. Produces finely textured garlic pieces that retain their natural oils for optimum flavor. Can be used for shallots and other small flavorful vegetables. Includes scraper to easily remove garlic from chamber. Top-rack dishwasher safe.