Nutmeg Grater Kitchen Tool
A nutmeg grater is a hand held kitchen utensil used for grating or grinding spices as well as foods such as garlic or chocolate. While selecting a kitchen nutmeg grater, choose one that best suits your needs. Decide whether you want a mill or a hand grater. Mills are kinder on the knuckles, however, hand graters are small and handy to use. If you are getting the hand grater, just be careful about your knuckles. The container ones are also good, as they store the nutmeg in them till next use. If you are planning to get the mill or handle type, check that the handle rotates properly. Wash the grater immediately after use. Particles stuck in the blade on the rear side should be removed. For particles stuck in the front, you should first soak the grater in warm water and then with the help of cleaning brush move in the direction of the teeth, thereby loosening adhering particles.
Moreover, do not forget to check for the manufacturer’s instructions regarding cleaning and maintaining the grater. One benefit of getting nutmeg graters is that they can be used to grate other items like cinnamon, garlic cloves, chocolate, lemon zest, etc. as well. Freshly ground cinnamon can be added to your tea, pies, cookies, oatmeal, etc. Getting this kitchen nutmeg grater will definitely enhance the flavors of the dishes you prepare. A bag of nutmeg, along with a nutmeg grater will definitely be a gourmet’s delight.