Can anyone tell me how to chop an onion without 'crying'?

Answer Trust me on this one.. light a votive candle near your chopping board....for some reason you won't cry ... try it!!

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How do you chop an onion without crying?

Just try to cut it really fast and stand back and wash your really fast when your done and put some eye-drops in your eyes before and after. hope this helped!

What REALLY works to stop you from crying when you chop an onion?

Lighting a small votive candle near my chopping board. I thought it was the most bizarre thing I've ever heard, but it actually works. I have super sensitive eyes and keep my onions in the fridge... Read More »

How do you chop an onion without it making you cry?

I have two suggestions. 1.) peel onion under running water, ~or~ in the Food and Beverage Industry they actually use 'goggles' when chopping huge amounts of onions. Wearing the goggles really hel... Read More »

Can I cut onion without crying at all?

Try to cut the onion under running water.Also -try not to breathe in or stand over the onion fumes as you cut.