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How to Chop Onions


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Start With Firm, Smooth Onions
How to Chop Onions

Yellow Onions

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Onions are great storage vegetables, when they're stored in a cool, dark place. When exposed to heat or light, they spoil quicker. Look for onions with smooth skins, that feel heavy for their size, and that are very firm.

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