Fruit – how to peel a pomegranate efficiently


Two well known facts about pomegranates:

  1. they are yummy
  2. they are a pain to peel by hand

do you know of any efficient ways to peel pomegranates? by efficient i mean two things:

  1. quick
  2. minimum number of 'hurt' arils

be blessed

Best Answer

Even easier than Michael's way:

Quarter the pomegranate. Hold it over a bowl of water, seeds down, and spank it repeatedly with the flat of a large knife. Done. (The water makes separation of pith and seeds easier; the latter sink and the former floats).