The Naked Chef reveals his bizarre method for pukka chopped onions. Kind of …

Chef, cookbook author, school dinner crusader, king of budget meals, owner of several restaurant chains and a TV production empire, Naked Chef … the talents of Jamie Oliver are (almost) endless.

You can now add crystal enthusiast to the list.

We all know that top chefs have their tips and tricks when it comes to preparing restaurant-standard food and Jamie Oliver has revealed how he slices onions like a pro … well, sort of.

A video from the clever people at Yes it’s funny shows Oliver preparing an onion three ways and it has gone viral.


Using a new gadget from his cooking range, the chef uses crystals, a paper bag and a banana to chop onions to perfection.

Don’t believe us? Just watch the video …


OK, we admit it, it’s a spoof – but it’s a good one.