With Microplane's patented razor-sharp blade at work, this grater tackles even the hardest spices like nutmeg. It's also excellent for grating nuts and ginger, and for sprinkling a touch of cinnamon or chocolate over a hot drink. Hand-held grater for fine grating of nutmeg, cinnamon, nuts, ginger and other seasonings. Blade made of stainless steel. Soft-touch handle provides a secure, comfortable grip as you grate. Includes cover for safe storage. Dishwasher safe.