The Best Way to Chop an Avocado

Photo by: Zach DeSart
Step 1

Cut avocado in half by slicing length-wise all around the pit. Twist the two halves apart; the pit will remain embedded in one half.

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Photo by: Zach DeSart
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Cut avocado in half by slicing length-wise all around the pit. Twist the two halves apart; the pit will remain embedded in one half.

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by Kay Chun, Bon Appétit

Avocados might be known as nature's butter, but they're one of the most nutrient-dense fruits, packed with vitamins, antioxidants, and healthy fats. The only tricky thing is cutting them into uniform pieces. Follow the steps above to produce recipe-ready cubes.

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