Alessi Todo Giant Cheese and Nutmeg Grater
From mundane item to work of art!
A real statement cheese grater designed by Richard Sapper for Alessi in polished steel and wood. Particular good at grating parmesan over a comforting pasta dish or adding a touch of spice with the nutmeg grater incorporated on the side.
Elegantly tapered it will grace any table.
So what you need to know is that Sapper is one of the designers who has been with Alessi the longest and is the creator of some of their most innovative objects. In his own home he is in charge grating cheese for the whole family.
Thus his inspiration was based on extensive personal experience on this theme and he has come up with a novelty that will be the joy of consumers of grated cheese!
“Todo” has a truncated cone shaft that is exceptionally long and will grate enough cheese to satisfy the requirements for one portion just with one complete stroke.
An excellent example of an object to exhibit on the table or in the kitchen, but at the same time boasting a precise, state-of-the-art functional performance that just about transforms into playful gestural expressiveness. one of the most boring and least qualifying culinary operations.
10cm diameter x 46cm high. Hand wash. Polish with a soft cloth.
Alessi is an iconic Italian brand, producing some true design classics. Innovation, design, practicality and quality combined!