Coconut Grater

 
 
A coconut grater is a tool used to grate coconut for various uses as required in many recipes and specifically in the tropical recipes. The graters come in a variety of shapes and designs to suit the needs of a cook, the dish or the recipe.
 
Types
 
Hand Coconut Grater:  This is an easy to use grater which occupies less space and is economical when compared to others. The size of a coconut grater is around 6 inches with 2 to 2.5 inches of blade attached in front of it. This grater produces fine thin strips of coconut within minutes.
Rotary Coconut Grater: They come in two kinds which are either run by electricity or manually with hands. These can be attached to the kitchen counter easily with the help of a clasp. These are expensive than the other kinds of coconut graters. The electric coconut grater requires the user to be careful while grating the coconut as they make the user slip while they use this kind of a grater.
Coconut Grater Stool: This stool is used to grate coconut by placing the blade attached to it in front in the half cut coconut and then twisted to take out the fine shavings.
Electric Coconut Grater:  An electronic coconut grater is run by electricity and is a more powerful tool than the manual graters. It grates the coconut within few second and comes with a 6 bladed scraper or grater, which is easy to use, maintain, and dishwasher safe.
 
How to buy a coconut grater
 
A coconut grater must be easy to carry and easy to use.
It must also be dishwasher safe.
It should be economical and not very expensive.
 
 
 
Popular Brands of Coconut Grater:
 

  • Black and Decker
  • Microplane
  • Grocery Thai
  • Zigma International

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Coconut Grater Blogs

How To Use A Microplane Grater At Home

How To Use A Microplane Grater At Home On : 18-Dec-2010 By : amisha

Microplane Grater is a necessary tool in any kitchen and an important part of a chef’s cooking gadget. It is an extremely useful tool for zesting, grating, slicing etc, and if you are wondering whether you will be able to use it, let me take you through...

How To Clean A Coconut

How To Clean A Coconut On : 22-Sep-2010 By : smruti

Coconut is a real tough nut to crack. The question, “how to clean a coconut” seems to arise as soon as you manage to open the coconut. As a kid I remember my granny had this traditional contraption, with which she would diligently scrape out...

Coconut Martini Garnishing Tips

Coconut Martini Garnishing Tips On : 30-Sep-2011 By : colorsandspices

Coconut martini is one of the exotic martinis, which has a distinct tropical flavor. To enhance the flavor of this special coconut drink, you can use various types of garnishing ideas, including fruits, chocolates, candies etc. Here you will find some of...

How To Cut Coconut

On : 16-May-2011 By : priyam

Fresh coconut makes for a delicious snack if you know how to cut coconut easily. Coconuts have hard shells and cutting a coconut is no easy task. Nevertheless, with the right technique, it is possible to cut open a coconut and enjoy the white meat inside...

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