Impressive Garlic-Peeling Hack is a Life Changer for Anyone Cooking Asian Food

A Canadian woman claiming to make a lot of Korean food has won the internet after sharing an unbelievably quick and convenient method of peeling garlic.

Over the weekend, Twitter user @VPestilenZ posted a video of herself demonstrating the kitchen hack, which has since received over 15 million views and thousands of comments.

The technique, which uses a knife, involves stabbing each clove of garlic and pulling it out of its skin.

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As seen in the video, each clove is pulled and separated from the rest in one direction.

“As someone who makes a lot of Korean food, this is the best method for getting garlic peeled!”, wrote @VPestilenZ.

Unsurprisingly, the technique impressed casual home cooks, even professional chefs and celebrities such as Chrissy Teigen.

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It’s unclear what Korean dishes @VPestilenZ — who is actually a game developer — often prepares, but we’d love to see them (with some garlic-peeling, of course)!

Needless to say, many were struck for missing the ingenious hack for so long:

Featured Images via Twitter / @VPestilenZ

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