Camila Villafañe

By Camila Villafañe

LifeBuzz Staff

You’ve Been Chopping Onions Wrong Your Entire Life. Look How The Pros Do It.

Now you can take the cone out with one hand and it's so easy.

The cone you just removed is where the gas that makes you cry is contained. So now that it's been removed you can cut the onion however you 'd like without worrying about tears.

Now you can take the cone out with one hand and it's so easy.

Cooking With Jack Show / YouTube

Now some would say that it's a bit more time consuming than just cutting the onion.

After all, what's a few tears when you're in a time crunch?

Now some would say that it's a bit more time consuming than just cutting the onion.

Cooking With Jack Show / YouTube

You can't help but wonder whether it's a waste of a good piece of onion either.

Yes! The cone shaped bulb removed from the onion will spare you from suffering from a faux emotional breakdown, but you're also losing a good portion of the onion too. Unless, you chop it into the sauce, or dish you're about to prepare. To each their own, huh?

You can't help but wonder whether it's a waste of a good piece of onion either.

Cooking With Jack Show / YouTube

Why do onions that taste so delicious make us cry so much?

Whether you're a chef like Jack Scalfani or just someone that loves to cook with onions, your eyes will get bombarded by sulfur based chemicals that will irritate the heck out of your eyes and nose, which makes the cooking experience far less enjoyable.

Why do onions that taste so delicious make us cry so much?

Cooking With Jack Show / YouTube

Now in the world of Jack Scalfani, you can cut the core with the noxious gas.

But you can also soak the onions in cold water for an hour before chopping them or just stick them in a shredder without spilling any tears.

Now in the world of Jack Scalfani, you can cut the core with the noxious gas.

Cooking With Jack Show / YouTube

Now check out the master chef himself Jack Scalfani as he shows you just how simple tear-free onion cutting can really be on the video below.

Page 2 of 2