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Microplane

Definition: Microplane

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A kitchen tool used for grating that was first made in the likeness of a woodworking tool in 1994. The blades of the microplane are formed from a unique photo-etching process, which dissolves holes in the metal, leaving sharper edges that slice, rather than tear or shred the substance being rubbed against it.

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Dipstix311 Dipstix311 7 years
Omg! i love these little micrograters! they're great for zesting citrus fruits and grating nutmeg and other spices!
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