The Microplane Premium classic zester zests citrus fruits as well as grating hard cheese and ginger. This new version with a premium soft-touch handle and non-scratch end tabs grates even the hardest Parmesan Reggiano as well as other hard cheeses into fine lacy wisps. The grater is ideal for topping your favourite spaghetti and meatballs or a Caesar salad with the cheese of your choice. It's also wonderful for effortless citrus zesting to add natural flavours to a variety of deserts or dressings. The zester blade is made from stainless steel and the handle is made from plastic. Product dimensions are 30.4 x 3.3 x 2.5 cm approx.