The ceramic deviled egg plate measures 11″ in diameter and holds one dozen eggs. The center compartment is useful for serving nuts, olives or small snacks. The 96 page recipe book contains 50 delicious & creative deviled egg recipes. Written by cookbook author Debbie Moose. As with all of our ceramics, this plate is lead free and food safe. It may be washed in the dishwasher though hand washing is always recommended. It is not intended for use in the oven or microwave.