Care Tips : a) Clean your Brass ware by hand and avoid dishwasher as the detergent can cause oxidation leading to permanent damage. b) Use a solution of equal quantities of vinegar or lemon juice and salt diluted with some water at such times but don't use it regularly. c) Avoid scratchy cleaners like steel wool. d) A simple, soft cleaning liquid on the soap base, hot water, and a soft washing cloth is best for daily use. e) Use Brass Shining Powder for cleaning the Brass utensils. Completely safe and gentle on hands. f) Brass Utensils Tarnish from time to time. This is Normal for an Authentic Brass utensils.