January 29, 2015

Kitchen Tips: How to Peel Garlic Easily

Cooking is not complete without garlic, in most cases I assume. However, peeling the said ingredient is one of the most tedious task especially when there are occasions and you need to peel lots of it. Malagkit na, mainit pa sa kamay.


There are lots of ways on how you can easily remove garlic's skin.

Using mortar and pestle is one option but you are going to pound the entire cloves and eventually the peel will be mixed while pounding.

However, there is another easy way to peel garlic. All you need is a jar with cover. I got this idea from one of my high school classmates/friends - Connie who is the author of Coney's Kitchen.

For me, this method seems the easiest one and you can peel lots of bulb of garlic in just minutes.

Place the whole bulb of garlic in a jar and cover.

Garlic in a jar

Shake vigorously for about a minute. That's it! You have now peeled cloves of garlic.

Peeled Garlic
Do you also have easy way to peel garlic?

8 comments:

  1. Whao..that's certainly a really easy way to peel without any fancy tools. Will take note and try it out.

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  2. I am doing these tips you just shared. This would be a great help to those who find it hard to peel a garlic!

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  3. That is interesting. I thought you will share a new kitchen gadget yun pala jar lang need. I will try this. :)

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  4. it looks like fun. seems to me that you are just playing and not cooking! got to try this one next time.

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  5. I recently watched a video of a man doing exactly what you explained. It was amazing! I think it really is the easiest and fastest way to peel garlic.

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  6. It absolutely amazing how shaking garlic vigourously in a pot can get the skin peeled off.
    Thanks for sharing.
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  7. Thanks for the tip! It's always fun to learn new things. I usually just crush garlic using a knife but this looks more practical when I have to peel lots of garlic.

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  8. This is amazing! Ang galing haha... will try this :)

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