How to Peel and Segment a Lemon

How to Peel and Segment a Lemon

Segment lemons using this method to leave only crescents of flesh.

INSTRUCTIONS

How to Peel and Segment a Lemon step by step

STEP 1: Trim the ends from the lemon. Set the fruit upright and cut away the skin and white pith, following the curve of the fruit.


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STEP 2: With the lemon in your hand, slide a knife down one side of a segment, cutting it from the skin. Cut down the other side; pull out the segment. Repeat with the remaining segments. Discard pips.

“Segment the lemon over a howl to catch the juice.”