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How To Easily Peel Potatoes Without A Peeler


Peeling potatoes - especially for a crowd - is a tedious task that no one looks forward to. It takes forever and seems to be more of a hassle than it's worth.

What if I told you there's a MUCH easier way to peel potatoes that isn't going to leave you feeling frustrated and defeated by these little spuds.

This potato peeling hack is going to change how you prepare potatoes forever! Here's how you do it.

First, you're going to use a knife to score the skin around the circumference of your potatoes.


Place your potatoes in a large pot of boiling water and boil until cooked through.


Once they're cooked, gently remove them from the pot and place them in a bowl filled with water and ice.


Once cooled, remove from the cold water and use your fingers to remove the skin. It should easily slide off without too much effort.


And that's it! Your potatoes are ready to be enjoyed.

Let us know if you try this potato peeling hack. Did it work for you? What other tips and tricks do you use to save time in the kitchen?

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