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Video:Quick Tips: How to Peel an Eggplant

with Kaytie Sproul

Learn how to peel an eggplant as easily as possible by following these instructions. Here, see step-by-step directions for how to peel an eggplant.See Transcript

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Transcript:Quick Tips: How to Peel an Eggplant

Hi I'm Kaytie Sproul here for About.com and here's how you peel an eggplant.

Tips for How to Peel an Eggplant Easily

Here we have common large purple eggplant. To peel it you’ll first need to take a sharp knife and slice off the top and bottom portions of the eggplant. Now you’re ready to peel. You can use either a potato peeler or a sharp knife.

Using a Knife to Peel an Eggplant

Using a knife begin carefully cutting off the peel, about an eighth of an inch deep. A small knife can then be used to clean up the remaining bits of peel. That’s how you quickly peel an eggplant.

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