Use Your Fan When Chopping Onions

Fed up with the tears when cutting up onions? Put your cutting board on the stove (while the burners were off, of course) and turn on the range's vent fan. Now you can chop your onions tear-free!

By Diana from Prospect



March 15, 20080 found this helpful

you can also put the onion in the freezer for about 1/2 hour prior to cutting and presto... no tears this way either.

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