This oroshigane's teeth are structured to replicate the grating feel of the traditional sharkskin graters. When grating wasabi, the intricate tooth pattern produces a creamy and fine texture, elevating the flavor. This tool would substitute grating other foods to very fine consistency; such as ginger, garlic, citrus skins, etc. In Japan, people sometimes use this grater to produce smooth baby food. Made with high-grade, durable 18-0 stainless steel.
This tool should be hand-washed; do not soak or put in the dishwasher.