The OXO Good Grips Spiral Vegetable Slicer creates delicious and healthier meals. It creates uniform, curly noodles from many different vegetables. The open blade design accommodates both long vegetables like zucchini and round vegetables like potatoes. The convenient food holder keeps hands safe and acts as a cap for storage. The food holder is easy to grip and slices down to the end of vegetables to minimize waste. The slicer is dishwasher safe for an easy clean up.