Kitchen Secrets Revealed: Peel Onions Without Tears

Fabio puts several methods to the test in order to find the best method to avoid crying when chopping onions.


  • Refrigerating your onions may reduce the fumes, but the tears will still come.
  • Lighting a candle near your cutting board is not only dangerous, but it simply doesn’t burn off the fumes!
  • The only surefire way to prevent the irritating fumes of an onion from getting in your eyes is simply to protect your eyes.  Try Fabio’s goggle technique and discover the joy of no more tears!!