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How to slice (almost) every fruit

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See how a professional chef prepares a wide range of fruits with some simple chops, cuts, and slices. Chef Frank Proto of the Institute of Culinary Education demonstrates “how to slice every fruit” (well, quite a few of them) in this Epicurious video. He includes a few helpful tips, including how to remove an avocado seed, how to shake pomegranate seeds free with a heavy spoon, and why it’s important to make a flat side on round fruits.

Featured produce includes durian, cherimoya, lychee, kiwi berries, carambola aka star fruit, rambutan, passion fruit, and dragonfruit.


Watch more videos about fruit on TKSST, including How to Carve a Mango Flower on a Stick and how to harvest a large bunch of Lady Finger bananas.

Plus: Learn more about durian and the different kinds of pumpkins used for holiday decorations and food: How do pumpkins grow?

Bonus: Why are there so many types of apples?

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