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This Trick Helps You Peel Garlic In Seconds (It Really Works!)

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This Trick Helps You Peel Garlic In Seconds (It Really Works!)

Garlic. This low calorie, nutrient-dense, cancer-fighting[1], immunity booster is a kitchen essential. But the pungent smell left lingering on your hands from peeling it is the price you pay for using this heady herb–until now. You can peel garlic in seconds with an easy trick.

YouTuber DaveHax of DaveHax.com came up with a unique way to peel garlic in seconds without the fuss. His neat trick by-passes the need to struggle with the papery peel, and battle the resulting odor on your hands. Check out his video for an easy way to peel garlic.

For those of you who prefer reading the instructions:

Easy Kitchen Hack to Peel Garlic in Seconds

You will need garlic, and a rubber lid gripper/lid opener like this one:

Garlic peeling trick that takes only seconds

    1. Place the rubber lid gripper on a flat surface.

    easy garlic peeling trick

      2. Place an unpeeled clove of garlic on the rubber lid gripper.

      Easy garlic peeling trick

        3. Roll the lid gripper up (like a tortilla), tight, with the garlic clove inside.

        Easy garlic peeling trick

          4. Gently roll it back and forth a few times.

          Garlic peeling trick that takes only seconds

            5. Unwrap the lid gripper. The peel of the garlic clove should be loose.

            Easy garlic peeling trick that takes seconds

              6. Pull the peel away from the garlic and discard.

              Easy garlic peeling trick that takes seconds

                7. If you don’t wish to touch the garlic, use the lid gripper to transfer your unpeeled garlic clove to your cutting board or pot.

                Easy garlic peeling trick that takes seconds

                  Minimal fuss. Minimal mess. And this garlic peeling kitchen hack only takes seconds!

                  Featured photo credit: DaveHax via DaveHax.com

                  Reference

                  [1] National Cancer Institute: Garlic and Cancer Prevention

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