Stringless Banana Peeling

November 24, 2009 at 12:01 am 8 comments

You’ve probably peeled hundreds of bananas in your lifetime. But, have you ever peeled one and not left any strings behind? Next time, try peeling a banana like a pro… try peeling like a monkey. Watch the video.

PS – This is not me; however, I am concerned for this man’s safety since he has band aids in the kitchen.

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  • 1. Kristen  |  December 4, 2009 at 1:35 pm

    This works; it’s so much easier to peel it this way
    p.s. the monkeys on his boxer shorts are a nice touch

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  • 2. Julia  |  December 6, 2009 at 4:06 pm

    I did not know this – it will forever change the way I open bananas! Like Kristen, I also noticed that the guy had monkeys on his shorts.

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  • 4. Stacey E  |  August 2, 2010 at 3:55 pm

    When I first heard of this, I did try to peel it that way, and still ended up with strings. Pinch the tip was never in my instructions before. Pinch the tip sounds rude, by the way.

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    • 5. Dylan  |  January 4, 2011 at 12:26 pm

      …but JUST the tip…lol.

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  • 6. Stanley  |  November 4, 2012 at 10:38 am

    There are some primates that don’t know that trick of opening a Banana by pinching the blossom end. They bite into it to open it, or they use their sharp little nails to cut into the skin and peel it back.

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  • 8. Tom  |  June 10, 2016 at 11:18 pm

    Yes, it peels easier, but you are left with the dark blossom end, which is disgusting. I still peel them from the stem end. I like them before they are too ripe, and the stem just snaps, and peels no problem, and you can then use the rest of the peel as a “handle” and peel it down as you eat, and then toss the dark blossom end with the peel.

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