You've Been Eating Apples Wrong Your Whole Life

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You waste a third of an apple if you eat it from side to side, down to the core. An apple core, Foodbeast's Elie Ayrouth argues, is completely edible if you eat it from end to end:

In between bites, Geoff managed, “See, eating it from the sides is wasteful. But if you eat it from the top, the core doesn’t even exist.”

In that moment, Geoff handed the apple back to me. Sure enough, he was nearly halfway through the apple, all without choking on what we normally consider the inedible ‘core.’ Eating from the top allowed more of the pleasant flesh to encompass the surface of every bite.


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i just ate an apple just like the video...i swear to this,the core is not there..or so it seems that way. it is easier to eat and no waste. try's all edible.
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Sigh,Alex....You are just like my husband. He recently ate some watermelon and he said it makes him sick. He says the only fruit he really likes is a
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