Microplane - Slicer - Gourmet Series
The Gourmet Slicer is a hand-held culinary tool that precisely slices various foods with speed, ease, and convenience into 2mm widths (one-twelfth of an inch). Included is a one of a kind hinged food guard, which in addition to protecting fingers when in use, will help keep food aligned over the blade for better control and perfect results. A transparent cover is included to protect the blade and your fingers when not in use
This tool eliminates the need to master knife skills for recipes that call for paper-thin slices of cucumbers, radishes, zucchini, potatoes, onions, pepperoni, apples, and other ingredients, the Gourmet Slicer delivers superbly uniform slices with minimal effort. Blending the functionality of a larger size mandolin with the compact design of hand held paddle it is extremely easy to use and control when creating vegetable salads, pizza toppings, cocktail garnishes, healthy flavored waters, gratins, dessert parfaits, and more.
Easier to use than a traditional mandolin style slicer, it features a perfectly set, razor-sharp slicing blade that doesn’t need to be adjusted or reset
Crafted from durable stainless steel to withstand years of kitchen duty without snapping or breaking, the Gourmet Slicer is designed to be a go-to tool for both professional chefs and home cooks. Other features include an exceedingly comfortable soft-grip handle with a loop at the end for optional hanging, and a convenient non-slip base for slicing vertically inside bowls, plates and on cutting boards. With its space-saving, paddle-shaped profile, it can easily be stored in counter-top utensil caddies, or inside kitchen drawers.
Use/food: cucumbers, radishes, zucchini, potatoes, onions, pepperoni, apples
Long-lasting, ultra sharp, stainless steel blade- Made in USA
Ergonomically designed soft-touch handle
Anti-scratch rubber ends
Slider-Attachement to protect fingers available
Easy storage: reusable protective cover (not dishwasher safe)
Measurements: 31.5 cm x 7.5 cm x 3.00 cm
Exact grating surface: 12.6 cm x 6 cm
Seven unique blade styles available in this series
Designed with both the professional chef and home cook in mind, the extensive, paddle-shaped Gourmet Series was enhanced in design and function. It looks sleek and offers ample grating and shaving surface, soft-touch handles, plus non slip rubber ends for added stability.
Handsomely crafted, the high-performance Gourmet Series features seven grating options: Coarse, Medium Ribbon, Fine, Large Shaver, Extra Coarse, Star blade, and Ultra Coarse.
Microplane® - The Company
Microplane® is based in Russellville, Arkansas by family-owned Grace Manufacturing Inc., a long-standing company specializing in the crafting of precision thin metal parts for home and industrial use.
With almost 40 years experience of photochemical manufacturing, the company introduced a new form of woodworking tools in 1990, followed by a kitchen line in 1994 and expanded into the personal care industry in 2004. With North American and European operations, and worldwide distribution, the company currently owns several U.S. process patents and produces successfully over 400 products for the housewares and personal care industries.