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Chopping: It's All About Non-Wobbly Veg


Chef Jamie Oliver's all about demystifying cooking and he sings the praises of food prepared at home from simple, nutritious ingredients.  Here, he breaks down knife skills, in five easy minutes.  Why should you care?

Life is short.  You normally eat three times a day, you probably cook a lot of meals in your life and sit there clanking around and taking lumps of your body off and like just being slow and rubbish.  Not good.

Watch, then safely cross chop, tap chop and rock chop — and hang on to those fingers!



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