Imagine you waking up to discover color blue is actually not blue but red and red is blue instead. That was the feeling a lot of people had after a video about the correct way to eat pineapple went viral.
See video below
While a lot of people are still surprised at this, some are already trying it out. One of the is a twitter user known as President Carter. According to him, this technique may work with ‘abroad pineapple’, but it can’t work smoothly with the ones grown in Nigeria.
Most people all over the world usually peel the back layer of the pineapple then cut into slices. Another method is to cut into two parts and scoop the fleshy part with a spoon. That way, you get to retain the juice that would have been wasted if peeled and sliced.
In case you want to try the new technique, you may have a difficult time if the fruit is still hard as it works more with soft ones.
But then, you could roll your pineapple over a hard surface gently to soften it up. But be careful not to break it.
When you are sure the fruit is soft enough, it is advisable to make a round cut at the top like this
You will agree it is easier to eat after following the few steps.
So why don’t you hurry and try this out?