How to Remove Pomegranate Seeds?

How to Remove Pomegranate Seeds?

Take care when cutting into the pomegranate because if the seeds puncture the juice will leak out.

How to Remove Pomegranate Seeds

cut around the blossom end of the fruit to remove it
Cut around the blossom end of the fruit to remove it
  1. Using the point of a small knife, cut around the blossom end of the fruit to remove it.
taking care not to puncture any of the juicy seeds inside
taking care not to puncture any of the juicy seeds inside
2- With the tip of the knife, score the skin in quarters, taking care not to puncture any of the juicy seeds inside.
Break each half into quarters
Break each half into quarters
3- Working over a bowl, break the fruit in half using your hands, following the score lines. Break each half into quarters.
Discard any pieces of membrane
Discard any pieces of membrane
4- Peel the hard skin back from each quarter, releasing the seeds into the bowl. Discard any pieces of membrane.
Course Cooking 101, How To
Cuisine International
Keyword Practical Tips