The OXO Good Grips Trigger Scoop is good for more than just ice cream. This is good for scooping truffles for shaping as well as to scoop fruits to make a large balled fruit salad. The trigger makes this utensil an ideal item for children to use. This will come in handy for parties, portioning items and a lot of other fun food projects. With cake balls being a new trend, scooping the same amount for each one is faster and easier by using a trigger scoop. Kids can also help make muffins or cupcakes by using the scoop to put an equal amount of batter into each cup in the muffin tin. It is handy tool to have more than one of in the kitchen.