The Solana Cutting Board from Island Bamboo is a great-looking and many-purposed piece and is a great addition to any home. It functions as a smooth sturdy cutting board, a serving platter, and even a gravy server! The strong 15-inch by 12-inch by 2-inch cutting board has grooved edges for holding juices and other liquids. It is attractive enough to use as a serving platter for meats, breads and cheeses, or other appetizers. It also has a pull-out gravy server tucked inside, so you can cut and serve meat and gravy all from this versatile piece! The Solana Cutting Board with Gravy Server is hard and durable while still easy on knives. Its attractive coloration comes from a natural caramelization process, and it boasts natural antimicrobial properties as well. Island Bamboo specializes in creating beautiful bamboo products for your home. Bamboo is a truly earth-friendly material. Durable and long-lasting, it is 16-percent harder than hardwoods like Maple and Oak. It also naturally resists mold and mildew. And most importantly, bamboo is one the worlds' most renewable resources, with incredibly fast growth rates. Bamboo Island products are unique, functional, and attractive and make a perfect gift for holidays, weddings, or any occasion. We pride ourselves on our innovative designs and quality craftsmanship. Bamboo is 16-percent harder than maple making bamboo a better solid surface for cutting. Of note, Island Bamboo uses a specific bamboo called 'Moso' which is not a food source for the Giant Panda. Care Instructions: Simply hand wash with soap and warm water then dry thoroughly.