Updated handles for a Classic Zester This version of the classic Microplane zester/Cheese Grater has a premium soft-touch handle and non-scratch end tabs. This tool grates even the hardest Parmesan Reggiano as well as other hard cheeses into fine lacy wisps. Ideal for topping your favorite spaghetti and meatballs or a Caesar salad. It’s also wonderful for effortless citrus zesting to add natural flavors to a lemon crème brulee or a basic vinaigretteThis premium classic zester is used by celebrity chefs, restaurants, and home cooks. This tool has the original blade that created the entire range of zesting tools on the market today. If you want the best tool, this is it, Microplane is the standard that everyone else tries to meet. D25on't be disappointed with other zesting tools on the market. People say this tool has changed their life. Zest citrus at the perfect depth to only get the zest, and not the bitter white pith. It is a multi-purpose tool and it is recommended for grating garlic, grating ginger, grating parmesan cheese. You can also use this as a nutmeg Cheese Grater or gain the benefits of cinnamon by grating it on this tool.