How to Shred Cheese Easily

Shredding cheese on a box grater is simple, but it can be irritating when the cheese gets mashed into the holes of the grater and clogs them. To prevent this, I give the grater a quick shot of nonstick cooking spray, on both the inside and outside, before I begin grating. The nonstick cooking spray prevents the cheese from sticking to the surfaces of the grater.