How to quickly peel a pineapple?
The benefits and harm of pineapple
This exotic fruit contains a huge amount of vitamins. Among them, C, PP, vitamins of group B. Due to this composition, the use of pineapple has a beneficial effect on the immune system. Due to the high content of minerals, it restores the normal operation of many organs and systems. It is believed that if a patient with a cold disease eats a few pineapple slices, recovery will come much faster. The properties of the fetus are also in the fact that when it enters the body, it breaks down proteins and removes inflammatory processes.
The content of substances such as papain and bromelain, accelerates metabolic processes, helps to burn fat mass. They have a strong effect on the fabric. For this reason, an improperly cleaned pineapple can irritate the skin.
Pineapple will be widely spread in modern Ukrainian, Russian, Belarusian cuisine. They eat it, cut into portions, make drinks:
The fruit can be used for delicious baking, regardless of whether it is fresh or canned. Popular snacks and second courses, which add pineapple. But first you need to clean it, because the skin and the core are not suitable for food.
To buy a quality product, you need to take the fruit in your hands and twist the inflorescence. Mature pineapple inflorescence will be mobile. This is a guarantee that you will buy a ripe fruit that will not be too sour to taste. You should also remember that it can not be stored for a long time. Need to eat a treat within a week after purchase. Keep it better at room temperature, and not in the refrigerator.
Quick ways to clean pineapple
You do not know how to clean pineapple? You need to consider that the heart of the fetus is inedible. If desired, it can be crushed, but this part will be bad to chew. She is very tough. Therefore, in the pineapple should remove the core and peel.First, you should wash the fruit well, because you do not know where it was torn off. If you clean the unwashed pineapple, some bacteria can get on the pulp.
First you need to remove the upper layer with a knife. Be sure to clean all the eyes near the skin. After that, the whole fruit should be cut lengthwise into four. The middle of each part must be cut with a knife. After this delicacy is cut into small slices, which can be easily sent into the mouth without biting.
It should be remembered that it is not necessary to form the pieces that need to be bitten off, since in this way the juice gets on the lips and in the corners of the mouth, causing irritation.It is convenient to cut small cubes, which you can chop with a fork or put on a skewer. This method is ideal if you use an exotic fruit to prepare canapés. It is convenient to add cubes to pastries and salads.
For the holiday table, you can clean the pineapple in the form of a basket. To do this, take the fruit in the peel and cut it into four pieces along with the inflorescence. After that, the inedible core is removed, and then each part is incised at the bases so as not to damage the peel.Then it is necessary to carefully cut the pulp so that the “plate” remains from the peel. The flesh should be cut into slices with a width of about 0.5 - 1 centimeter and carefully put into a "plate". To give a beautiful view should move the pieces alternately in different directions.
As you can see, it is easy to clean and beautifully cut a tropical dainty. It is enough to know just a few rules that will help bring it to the table in a beautiful and convenient form for use. Usually people prefer to peel the rind of the fruit first, and then chop the flesh.