nowadays you can certainly buy your pineapples at the grocery store all cut up and ready to go but I’m gonna tell you buying a fresh whole pineapple is not only gonna taste better it’s gonna save you some money as well so I’m gonna show you the easiest way to cut a pineapples first thing you’re gonna do is lie the pineapple down on its side and using a nice sharp knife you want to cut off the top and the bottom of the pineapple then stand the pineapple up and you’re gonna slice it straight down the center creating two equal halves now every pineapple has a core running right down the center and it’s too tough to eat so it needs to be removed you’re gonna see that the fibers of the core run in the opposite direction of the rest of the pineapple so all you need to do is take the edge of your knife and line it up with the edge of the core and slice down and inward then you’re gonna slice each half of the pineapple in half and then take each quarter and slice it right down the center till you get to the skip then rotate that quarter and make half-inch slices all the way down then for the last step you’re just gonna take the edge of your knife and run it right between the flesh of the pineapple and the skin to loosen up all the pieces now this is gonna leave you with the perfect little bite-size pieces of pineapple that you can either serve as is in a little pineapple bowl or slide them right out pop them in a bowl for more simple and nutritious recipes tips and ideas be sure to visit clean and delicious Calm I’m Danny Spees and I’ll see you next time [Music]