Zest citrus, grate aromatics like shallots, onions, garlic or ginger into a fine paste or transform hard cheeses into powdery dustings to finish elegant plates of fresh pasta with the new Microplane Elite Fine Grater. This Elite Fine Grater from Microplane features a comfortable, soft-grip handle with hanging loop, an 18/8 stainless steel blade and frame, a non-slip base for stability, and an all new transparent dual-purpose cover which also acts as a 1 cup capacity measuring cup when its fastened beneath the grater. This versatile grater is a must-have for any kitchen. The grater is dishwasher safe for easy cleanup, and the cover can easily be hand washed with warm soapy water. Always rinse your Microplane in water water after use. Measures 11.2" x 3.2" x 1.3".