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Gadgets: Microplane Elite Star Grater

Microplane's star grater is now my favorite for grating hard cheeses, no doubt about it. Before this, I was using a fine grater, but this one definitely is easier to use and I'm pleased that the cover it comes with holds a reasonable quantity of cheese. More

Gadgets: Microplane Garlic Mincer

We all know what a garlic press is: a device that smashes garlic through small holes so you end up with bits of mashed garlic. While there are times when that's what you want, it's really not the same thing as mincing garlic. Enter the Microplane Garlic Mincer ($24.95), a tool that pushes garlic through a sharp grid, then chops the pieces off into teeny-tiny garlic cubes. More

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