Grating cheese

This cookery skill is all about grating cheese.  Many dishes and snacks will require grated or flaked cheese and this shows you how to prepare cheese in this way.  This can be used for different types of hard cheese, including Parmesan.

Step by step guide to grating cheese

  1. Place your grater over a dish.
  2. Take the cheese in one hand and hold the grater in the other.
  3. Choose which size holes you want to grate your cheese on and slowly run the cheese over the grater, taking care to keep your fingers away from the sharp blades of the grater.

Recipes using grated cheese


Cauliflower mornay
Cauliflower mornay


Spaghetti with Parmesan cheese
Spaghetti with Parmesan cheese


Lasagne
Lasagne


Penne with chicken and broccoli
Penne with chicken and broccoli



Cheese omelette
Cheese omelette


Chicken fajitas
Chicken fajitas