HIC s Single-Piece Stainless Steel Ladle is a hardworking kitchen utensil. The 1-ounce capacity is stamped right into the handle to eliminate any guesswork. At breakfast it scoops oatmeal or fruit salad, or ladles and sauces every entree served between lunch, brunch and dinner. Use it every day, including holiday meals, party buffets, or outdoor entertaining. Its longer handle easily reaches to the bottom of deeper pots and pans, mixing bowls and other cookware to stir and retrieve every delicious drop. A hanging hook at the end of the handle keeps the ladle right where it s needed. Hang it onto the side of the stock pot during food preparation, or while serving, so it won t fall in, or store it easily on a tool rack, out of the way. A must-have of cooking utensils, this small ladle serves up a big performance for homemade soups, gravy,broth, consomme, sauce and salad dressing. Made from a single sheet of 18/8 stainless steel without welded joints or stress points. HIC s Stainless Steel Ladle with single-piece construction is sturdy, durable and dishwasher safe.