Have you heard the latest statistics? “Avocado hand” injuries are on the rise all because people are loving avocados way too much but don’t know how to safely cut it. It’s no joke, it’s totally real. People have gone to the emergency room because they cut their hand so badly. When the blade of the knife slides off the avocado seed, tragedy happens! But we’ve had this technique for years in our kitchen to make sure everyone cuts avocados safely. It seems easy on how to cut an avocado, but there’s a safer and better way so you can enjoy your avocado recipes!
Watch how we cut our avocado:
The secret is cutting the avocado in quarters, basically two lengthwise cuts on the avocado. And all you need to do is to separate the 4 pieces of avocado. The seed automatically comes right out without having to dig your knife blade into the seed. Voila! It’s safe, easy and definitely much safer than most techniques.