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How to Cut a Pineapple: 4 Tips for Cutting Pineapple

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 24, 2022 • 4 min read

In addition to being a sweet summer treat, pineapple is a sweet and tangy tropical fruit packed with vitamin C, vitamin A, potassium, and calcium. Knowing how to properly cut pineapple makes it easier to prep your ingredients for a number of pineapple recipes, from pineapple upside-down cake to pineapple salsa or ceviche. Rather than buy expensive store-cut pineapple, you can learn how to easily cut your own fresh pineapple at home.