Today's home chef demands tools that deliver consistent, superior performance with every use. Cuisipro tools have been created to perform specific tasks with precision and ease while always providing the finest results. Cuisipro new apple corer has a unique lever that splits the tool in half for easy release of the unwanted core. The shape and contour of the handle provides the strength to effortlessly twist or push the core through the apple. The large diameter easily breaks through all types of apples, even apples with a firmer flesh such as Granny Smith. Easy to use, while in the close position, insert into the apple. Pull out the core and press the lever for easy core disposal. The serrated edge is very sharp and breaks through the skin of the apple easily. Dishwasher safe-top rack only. Can also be used to core pears.