The Grate Plate has become an essential kitchen tools for all home chefs! Designed by a mother-daughter team in Portland, Oregon, the Grate Plate combines beauty and function in cookware. It can be used to grate garlic and ginger, or even nutmeg and hard cheeses. The ceramic plate was designed to be food safe and rigid enough to grate food products while still being gentle on your fingers and dishwasher safe. The box includes one ceramic Grate Plate, a silicone garlic peeler, and a wooden gathering brush.