Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.


[/td][/tr][/table]
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by Kelejan Today at 7:53 am

» Sweet Potatoes
by AtlantaMarie Today at 6:34 am

» New England December 2017
by AtlantaMarie Today at 6:32 am

» California's Drought
by AtlantaMarie Today at 6:29 am

» Happy Birthday!!
by AtlantaMarie Today at 6:23 am

» Garden Clean-Up/Preparation
by meatburner Today at 1:09 am

» 1st Seed Catalog Arrived :)
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 7:43 pm

» jalapeno variety question?
by brianj555 Yesterday at 6:03 pm

» Sauerkraut & fermenting veggies
by brianj555 Yesterday at 5:28 pm

» Areogardening
by sanderson Yesterday at 3:22 pm

» Tomato Questions
by sanderson Yesterday at 3:04 pm

» Mid-South: December 2017
by AtlantaMarie Yesterday at 8:24 am

» What's Up? Yukon gold potatoes!
by sanderson Yesterday at 3:15 am

» CarbSmart (tm) Potatoes
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 3:09 am

» New Composter - Need Help Filling Correctly
by saganco 12/12/2017, 9:10 pm

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by countrynaturals 12/12/2017, 5:08 pm

» Butterfly Junction
by countrynaturals 12/12/2017, 5:02 pm

» December Avatar: 'Tis The Season!
by sanderson 12/12/2017, 2:29 pm

» The Research Journey:cardboard covering of newly planted seeds
by saganco 12/12/2017, 1:15 pm

» 2017 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by Turan 12/11/2017, 6:39 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by sanderson 12/11/2017, 2:40 pm

» Winter Sowing vs. Winter Growing
by countrynaturals 12/11/2017, 11:44 am

» Mushroom in my lettuce!
by Scorpio Rising 12/10/2017, 10:40 pm

» 5-BOOK BUNDLE GIVEAWAY - ENDS 12/1/17
by No_Such_Reality 12/10/2017, 4:15 pm

» N&C MW; Deep Winter December/January 2017-2018
by Scorpio Rising 12/10/2017, 1:36 pm

» December: What to plant in Northern California and Central Valley areas
by countrynaturals 12/10/2017, 1:24 pm

» Spring Fever Anyone?
by brianj555 12/10/2017, 12:50 pm

» WARNING! Please Read! (Especially Grandparents)
by Scorpio Rising 12/9/2017, 8:53 pm

» The start of the New Garden
by brianj555 12/9/2017, 1:35 pm

» Holy snow Batman!
by countrynaturals 12/8/2017, 6:26 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

View previous topic View next topic Go down

How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  camprn on 2/1/2012, 4:53 pm




____________________________

41 years a gardener and going strong with SFG.
http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-weeks-until-frost

There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest a nobler and finer relation to nature than we know. The keeping of bees, for instance. ~ Henry David Thoreau

http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t1306-other-gardening-books



avatar
camprn

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 14165
Join date : 2010-03-06
Age : 55
Location : Keene, NH, USA ~ Zone 5a

View user profile http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-week

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  gwennifer on 2/1/2012, 5:01 pm

Warning! (Not family friendly language.)

This seems way too easy. I'm gonna have to try it sometime.
avatar
gwennifer

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 1413
Join date : 2011-05-11
Location : Vancouver, WA

View user profile http://www.bluekeypm.com

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  llama momma on 2/1/2012, 5:03 pm

That is really funny. Only my 13 y.o. cat hates loud kitchen noises, she would disappear the rest of the afternoon. Rolling Eyes
avatar
llama momma

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 4856
Join date : 2010-08-20
Location : Central Ohio zone 6a

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  ashort on 2/1/2012, 5:27 pm

No way.... now I have to try it...
avatar
ashort

Male Posts : 520
Join date : 2011-02-17
Age : 49
Location : Frisco, TX zone 8a

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  Chopper on 2/1/2012, 5:34 pm

It works! I have done that.

Chopper

Female Posts : 2467
Join date : 2010-05-05
Age : 62
Location : Warner Springs, CA USDA Zone 8a, Sunset Zone 7 (I think)

View user profile http://thezimmermannfamilytoo.blogspot.com

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  EatYourVeggies on 2/1/2012, 5:49 pm

Great idea, but as professional as the video was in appearance, it surprises me that Saveur didn't encourage food prep/demo guy, to shy away from being crude. Maybe that was the hidden appeal and I just missed it? Thanks for the post camprn.
avatar
EatYourVeggies

Male Posts : 155
Join date : 2012-01-10
Age : 56
Location : Vancouver WA Zone 8a

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  plantoid on 2/1/2012, 5:53 pm

I'm scuppered not only do we only use one or two cloves at any one time , my left arm does not work too well Laughing
I don't have a lot of grip in either hand .. Happen I'd see the bowls go one way and the garlic another Laughing .. Back to the broad chefs knife & wallop the flat blade over a clove or two .
avatar
plantoid

Male Posts : 3763
Join date : 2011-11-09
Age : 66

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  camprn on 2/1/2012, 5:57 pm

@plantoid wrote:I'm scuppered not only do we only use one or two cloves at any one time , my left arm does not work too well Laughing
I don't have a lot of grip in either hand .. Happen I'd see the bowls go one way and the garlic another Laughing .. Back to the broad chefs knife & wallop the flat blade over a clove or two .
that's what I do and it works pretty well!

____________________________

41 years a gardener and going strong with SFG.
http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-weeks-until-frost

There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest a nobler and finer relation to nature than we know. The keeping of bees, for instance. ~ Henry David Thoreau

http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t1306-other-gardening-books



avatar
camprn

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 14165
Join date : 2010-03-06
Age : 55
Location : Keene, NH, USA ~ Zone 5a

View user profile http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-week

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  newstart on 2/1/2012, 7:00 pm

love it just shake the dickens out if it
avatar
newstart

Female Posts : 335
Join date : 2011-11-22
Age : 35
Location : houston, texas zone 9

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  shannon1 on 2/2/2012, 6:45 am

Laughing Laughing Laughing Too funny and looks like a great tip.
avatar
shannon1

Posts : 1697
Join date : 2011-04-01
Location : zone 9a St.Johns county FL

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  walshevak on 2/2/2012, 7:45 am

15 seconds in the microwave is supposed to work as well.

Kay

____________________________

A WEED IS A FLOWER GROWING IN THE WRONG PLACE
Elizabeth City, NC
Find more about Weather in Elizabeth City, NC
Click for weather forecast
avatar
walshevak

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 4362
Join date : 2010-10-17
Age : 74
Location : wilmington, nc zone 8

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  FamilyGardening on 2/2/2012, 4:50 pm

great tip!

how long does peeled garlic last?.....i dont use very many cloves at one time

hugs

rose
avatar
FamilyGardening

Female Posts : 2424
Join date : 2011-05-10
Location : Western WA

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  Noie on 2/2/2012, 7:57 pm

I definitely have to try that tonight! I love garlic, but hate peeling it.

Chopped garlic seems to last for a couple weeks in my fridge. I've never not eaten it longer than that. (I only know 2 weeks because I forgot some in there during a vacation...)
avatar
Noie

Female Posts : 63
Join date : 2012-01-22
Location : Independence, OR

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  Luci Dawson on 2/2/2012, 8:42 pm

@FamilyGardening wrote:how long does peeled garlic last?.....i dont use very many cloves at one time rose
You're obviously NOT Italian!!! lol!

Seriously, though, if you put the peeled cloves in a glass jar and cover them w/olive oil they'll last a long time.
avatar
Luci Dawson

Female Posts : 267
Join date : 2011-09-07
Age : 75
Location : Albuquerque, NM (7B)

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: How to peel a head of garlic in 10 seconds

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum