How to Cut an Avocado

Quick Tips

How to Cut Avocado myfavouritepastime.com_3633Run a knife lengthwise around the fruit

How to Cut Avocado myfavouritepastime.com_3635then twist the two halves to separate them.

How to Cut Avocado myfavouritepastime.com_3636Pry out the pit (seed) with the tip of a knife.

How to Cut Avocado myfavouritepastime.com_3639And put it aside

How to Cut Avocado myfavouritepastime.com_3641Place the halves facing down and peel the skin or use a paring knife or scoop out the flesh with a spoon.

How to Cut Avocado myfavouritepastime.com_3643Slice the avocado and use as required.


Once cut or peeled the avocado flesh will discolour. The browning has no effect on the flavour but makes it look unappetizing. Sprinkle the flesh with lime, orange or lemon juice.

Add citrus juice to mashed avocado to prevent darkening of flesh.

Author: Liz

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