How to Safely Slice an Onion
Now that you’ve prepped and peeled your onion like in our last quick tip, it’s time to start slicing. HOK President Andre Eng shows you the correct form to begin slicing, and how your cutting tempo can affect the thickness of your slices.
- WÜSTHOF Classic Uber 8″ Chef Knife
- CuisiPro Cut Resistant Glove
- Kussi 3-Layer Bamboo Board (35cm x 25cm)
- Kussi Chop & Grip Cutting Mats
Not a fan of stinging onion tears? Try cutting the onion under water. The enzymes that are released during slicing will stay in the water. But be careful! Make sure your knife is sharp and that you have a good grip with a cut-resistant glove.
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