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How to Cut an Onion Without Crying

I don’t know about you, but I can’t cut an onion without major tears running down my face. But I love cooking with onions, so I decided it was time to get to the bottom of it and find a solution. In this latest live episode on my YouTube Channel, I tried four different methods for how to cut an onion without crying to see if any of them worked and you won’t believe the results! Watch the video below to see how it turned out.

How to Cut an Onion Without Crying:

Do you have any tips of your own to share? Do you cry when cutting an onion? Let me know in the video comments on YouTube.

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  • Elaine
    Posted March 11, 2019 at 9:38 pm

    3 or 4 y ago, I bought a pair of onion goggles and will not cut oNions Without them. I also prefer Vidalia sweet onions, so that helps too.

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      Georgia Pellegrini
      Posted March 12, 2019 at 10:20 am

      That’s a fun tip, goggles would really protect the eyes, probably any kind you can find. I didn’t even know they may onion-specific goggles.

    • Post Author
      Georgia Pellegrini
      Posted May 21, 2019 at 6:44 am

      The idea of onion goggles cracks me up, but apparently it really is a think I’ve learned!

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