Playing a chef in the kitchen is like putting on a show. Most of us learn to cook by watching our elders or being guided through the process. However, it is always useful to know simple solutions and cooking hacks that can help us in the kitchen. Cutting an onion is a difficult task, among other things. Onions bring tears to our eyes, and they are never chopped as finely as we’d like. Here’s a viral hack for anyone interested in learning how to cut onions. An Instagram video uploaded by the handle “What How Why” shows how to chop onions easily and finely.
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In the video we see a man taking an onion and cutting it in half. Then he takes off the outer shell and removes a peel (the outer layer of an onion). The final step is to smooth the layer and then cut it into finely chopped pieces. Interesting isn’t it? Not that we’ve never seen anyone cut onions, but we wish we knew this step-by-step process. It seems to make the process easier in comparison. So next time you’re in the kitchen and need to cut an onion, give it a try.
Over 84,000 users viewed the video titled “Learning To Cut an Onion” which received unusual feedback. All you need is a knife and, of course, onions.
People also made a number of comments. Some users found the idea very cool while others learned from it.
While watching the video, a user commented with a laughing emoji: “You have just changed my whole life”.
“I know 5 ways to cut onions and I have never seen people cut like this before,” wrote another user.
A third user said, “Thanks, I’ll use this for the pasta I’m making tomorrow.”
Check out the video here:
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It’s fun to watch food videos that often go viral. Have you ever thought that you could cut tomatoes with a KitKat bar? Well if not then this is what you need to see. Another hack was shared by the same Instagram handle showing how to cut a tomato using a KitKat bar as a knife. In it, a man sharpened a KitKat bar on a knife sharpening stone and used it to cut a tomato. It’s incredible, but the KitKat bar worked like a real knife on a tomato. Check it out here.
It’s interesting how often food hacks or videos on social media surprise us.