You'll Never Peel an Avocado the Same After Learning This Hack

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Sometimes, peeling a ripe avocado can be a pain, as it just smudges and smears anywhere. That's why you need to use a drinking glass.

Yes, apparently you can peel an avocado simply by taking out the pit and then gliding it along the edge of a glass, which takes like two seconds and is way more efficient than scraping with a knife. This video from Stylist Magazine will show you exactly how it's done.

But it doesn't stop there! You can also peel an egg and garlic using just a glass. Who knew that a simple drinking glass could also double as useful kitchen utensil?

Watch and learn.

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Kara King is a News Writer at Thrillist an will never peel avocados the same way again. Send news tips to and follow her at @karatillie.