View Full Version : To Prevent Onion Tears

17-11-2005, 12:55 PM
Place a piece of bread, a toothpick or wooden match between your front teeth while you chop onions. You are forced to breathe through your mouth instead of your nose. Also turn on the exhaust fan over the stove.

wonder if this'll work as have no experience in cutting onions... :)

18-11-2005, 12:12 AM
Try this. sock the onion in cold water.... it's easier to peel the skin as well as reduce the irritation of >..< well it work better if you were to put the onion in fridge for at least 1/2 day before you peel them. :D

26-11-2005, 09:35 PM
shut your eyes tight while you're cutting the onions! LMAO xD
well... there's a pro of being short sighted, and forced to wear specs... :P