The OXO Good Grips Nylon Spoon can be used to cook and serve with. It has a simple and stylish design that makes it suitable for serving food at parties. With several on-hand all of the utensils used at your party will match and it will make the placement of items look more cohesive. This spoon can withstand temperatures up to 400 degrees as nylon is a heat resistant material. The spoon can be left in the pain on the stove while soups, sauces and side dishes cook. Other uses for this spoon include retrieving bones or large pieces from soup stocks, serving casseroles, stirring sauces and mixing items for baking. The material makes it rather easy to clean as it can be hand washed or put in the dishwasher.