How to get rid of pungent smell of onions

How to get rid of pungent smell of onions

Onions are traditionally used practically in all dishes in any country of the world. In Russia in general it is impossible to provide seledochka or the festive salad which is not flavored with large number of onions. At product there are many vitamins, mineral substances, it has antitsingotny properties and brings out of organism of parasites.

It is required to you

  • - vinegar;
  • - lemon;
  • - citric acid;
  • - salt;
  • - water;
  • - chlorine-containing means.


1. But at cutting there is pungent and burning smell, besides at ware, knives, hands, the onions aroma cannot be washed away normal dishwashing liquids or soap that is pleasant to not everyone. To remove pungent smell it is possible to use make-shifts.

2. That when cleaning and cutting onions did not pinch eye, clean it under stream of cold water. It is possible to remove pungent smell and bitter taste of onions from any dishes with ordinary vinegar. Part 1 tablespoon of 70% of vinegar for half of liter of cold boiled water, submerge in solution the cut onions for 30 minutes, drain water, put onions in dish. If you do not want that at dish there was aroma of vinegar, wash out onions under flowing water and use for designated purpose.

3. Instead of vinegar you can use juice of natural lemon or citric acid in bags. For use of lemon juice just squeeze out juice of one fruit on the cut onions, mix, cover, leave for 30 minutes, again mix and use directly.

4. For use of citric acid in bags, dissolve 1 tablespoon of pineapple in 200 grams of warm water, fill in onions, mix, cover, leave for 30 minutes, add to any dish.

5. To remove onions smell from hands use ordinary salt. Rub with salt wet hands, rinse with water. Salt deletes onions smell from any surfaces and kitchen ware.

6. Also you can use vinegar solution. Pour 1 tablespoon of vinegar in bottle with the spray, add 300 g of water, shake up bottle, spray on cutting boards, ware, knives. This way helps not only completely onions smell, but also kills all known microbes from surfaces, besides natural and safe in use.

7. Any chlorine-containing means of type of domestos will help to get rid of pungent smell of onions on any surfaces. Apply on sponge, process knives, boards, ware, carefully wash away flowing water.

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